James Kelly, 62, passed away August, 11, 2018 with his family by his side. Born in Cleveland, Ohio to Edward and Catherine (Crook) Kelly he was a lifelong area resident. James was a technology enthusiast and he enjoyed nature photography, cooking, treasure walks, landscaping and just being outdoors.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother, Michael. He will be sadly missed by son, David (Keri); siblings, Frances Kelly, Virginia Bevans, Anne (Richard) Schroeder, Peter (Siovan), George, Helen Rielinger, Marie Kelly; many nieces, nephews and friends who loved him.

A memorial mass will take place at Blessed Trinity Church, 14040 Puritas Avenue on Friday, August¬† 17, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Inurnment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. Those who wish may make donations in James’ name to the Cleveland Metroparks Development, 4101 Fulton Parkway, Cleveland, OH 44144.