Walworth—Clarence G. “Kelly” Wellman passed away on Aug. 30, 2013, at the age of 89.
Walworth—Clarence G. "Kelly" Wellman passed away on Aug. 30, 2013, at the age of 89.
Friends and family gathered from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sept. 2 at the Murphy Funeral & Cremation Chapel, 1040 Route 31, Macedon. A celebration of Kelly's life took place at 11 a.m. on Sept. 3 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 77 Country Corner Lane, Fairport. Interment, with military honors, followed at Marion Cemetery.
Kelly served in the United States Army during World War II and was employed as a tool and dye maker for both Remington Rand and Xerox. Memorials in memory of Kelly may be directed to the Parkinson Foundation of Greater Rochester, PO Box 23204, Rochester, NY 14692, or the Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Road SW, Lilburn, GA 30047.
He is predeceased by his wife, Helen; sister, Marion Payne and his brother, Roger Wellman. He is survived by son, C. John; daughters, Barbara (Peter) Major, Loretta (Michael) Cortash and Michaelle (Michael) Orvek; nine grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Violet (Roland) Nielsen and Elsie (Norman) Rock; and nieces and nephews.
Those wishing to leave a message for the family may do so between now and Sept. 30 at legacy.com.