December 23, 2020
Sept. 15, 1962 - Nov. 26, 2020
Thomas Joseph Kelley, 58, of Sweet Home, died Nov. 26, 2020 from medical issues.
He was born Sept. 15, 1962 at Lebanon Community Hospital to Harry (Tom) and Marjorie (Williams) Kelley. He graduated in 1980 from Sweet Home High School, then joined the Navy in 1981, serving on the USS Carl Vinson and finishing his naval career at Whidbey Island, Wash.
He lived most of his life in Crawfordsville.
Mr. Kelley is survived by his mother, Marjorie Kelley of Sweet Home; sister Shawn (Kelley) Rotenberger of Crawfordsville; son Christopher Kelley of Kokomo, Ind., daughter Kimber Blout of California; an uncle, Bob Williams of Sweet Home; nieces Amanda Kelley and Natasha Smith; nephew Alan (A.J.) Cockrell; seven great-nieces and two great-nephews; and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Art and Ruth Williams, and Marjorie “Peg” Kelley; his father, Harry Kelley; and uncles Joe Williams, Gary Williams and Darold Williams.
A memorial will be announced at a later date.