Patrick C. Kelly
Patrick C. Kelly
  • March 29, 1933 - August 14, 2017
  • Woodstock, Georgia

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Patrick Kelly, age 84, of Acworth, GA died on Monday, August 14, 2017. He was surrounded by family who adored him. The family will receive friends at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral home on Thursday, August 17 from 5 pm - 7 pm. A Funeral Mass to honor the life of Patrick will be held on Friday, August 18 at 2 pm at Transfiguration Catholic Church in Marietta, GA. Patrick will be buried at the Georgia National Cemetery on Monday, August 21 at 2 pm in Canton. If you would like to join the family for the burial, you may assemble at funeral home at noon or arrive at the cemetery by 1:45pm. Patrick was a native of Akron, OH. He was a Korean War veteran serving 8 ½ years in the Air Force. He loved airplanes and retired as an airplane mechanic from Lockheed Martin. He was also proud of his "career break" at Emory Hospital in the open heart surgery team. Pat loved to travel the world with his wife, with Ireland being his favorite destination. He was a founding member of Transfiguration Catholic Church and was proud to be a 4th Degree Knight of Columbus. Patrick loved music, dancing and singing. He was an intellectual man and was an avid reader. Patrick always loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping. More than anything on earth though, he loved his family, his faith, his friends and Ireland. Patrick Charles Kelly is preceded in death by his father, Richard Daniel Kelly and his mother, Frances S. Casey Kelly. He is survived by his wife of 61 years JoAnn Kelly; his children and their spouse Kathy Huey (Fred) of Sharpsburg, Maureen Kinsella (Damian) of Woodstock, Terry Kelly (Shirley) of Acworth and Timothy Kelly (Kieran) of Scotland; and Grandchildren- Whitney Kelly, Julia Kelly, Maya Kelly, Patrick Kinsella, Colin Kinsella, Liam Kinsella and Sean Kinsella.