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Daniel A.
Kelly Jr.

October 11, 1959 – August 15, 2021

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Obituary for Daniel A. Kelly Jr.

In Loving Memory
Daniel A. Kelly, Jr.
August 15, 2021

Daniel A. Kelly, Jr., 61, of Jensen Beach, FL passed away unexpectedly on August 15, 2021.

Daniel was born on October 11, 1959 to Daniel and Norma Kelly in Massena, NY. After graduating from Alexander High School in 1978 he went on to study Industrial Electronics at SUNY Alfred, He had a long career in Nuclear Power primarily as an Instruments and Controls Technician at James A. Fitzpatrick Nuclear Power Plant while residing in Pulaski, NY.

After retirement in 2014 Daniel earned his license as a private pilot and spent many hours in the air. He enjoyed seven blissful years of retirement life on his own terms, spending the majority of them in Jensen Beach, FL.

Daniel is predeceased by his father, sister Leigh Anne, and brother Bruce. He is survived by his mother, brothers Mike (Ellie) and Bernie, daughters Megan (Megan), Melissa, and Maria, grandchildren Adelaide, Joseph, Bryce, Corbin, and countless friends who were as dear to him as family.

A memorial service will be held at the Harter Funeral Home, Inc. in Mexico, NY on October 16, 2021 at 10:00am. A celebration of Daniel's life will follow from 12 to 3 p.m. at the Edick-Hamlink Post #369 Mexico VFW, in Mexico, NY.

A willfully happy man, he lived life fully, loved unconditionally, and gave his all to everything he did. Dan leaves behind an enduring legacy of forgiveness and kindness that touched all who knew him. It’s my hope that this is what lives on in our memories. You’re dearly missed dad.

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Service Information

Saturday, October 16, 2021 10:00am
Harter Funeral Home, Inc. - Mexico, NY
9 Washington Avenue
Mexico, New York 13114

Reception Information

Saturday, October 16, 2021 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Mexico VFW - Post #369
5931 Scenic Ave
Mexico, New York 13114
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