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Obituary for Timothy Edwards Kelley

Timothy Edward Kelley, 61, passed away Sept. 16, 2020 at his home. Visitation 10:00 am Wed., 23, 2020 at Bruce Funeral Home, 712 S. Webster, Spring Hill, KS (913) 592-2244. Celebration of Life follows at 11:00 am. Cremation after the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be left at

Timothy was born June 16, 1959 in Detroit, Michigan to Edward Patrick and Vivian (Coe) Kelley. He worked as the Supervisor of Environmental Services at Advent Health Rehab Center. Timothy enjoyed working on cars, playing video games with his children and was a storm chaser. He will be missed by family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother. Timothy is survived by his special companion, Debra McGovern; daughters: Missy and husband David Stanway, Independence, MO, Raenae Freeman and fiancé Steven May, Edwardsville, KS and Amanda Kelley and fiancé Douglas Moody, Lawrence, KS; father, Edward Kelley, Shawnee, KS; special companion’s children: Julien McGovern, Compton, CA and Shuteh McGovern, KC, MO; sisters: Maureen Griffin, KC, KS, Monica Kelley, Shawnee, KS; estranged wife, Barbara Kelley, Bonner Springs, KS; ten grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.