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Rest in Peace Grandpa, I love you.
1 of 19 | Posted by: Stephanie Gallagher

“"May the Light of Christ wrap you in his infinite arms of Love...". We miss you and love you, Dad!Dan, Jackie, Ryan, Danielle, Caroline, Stephanie,...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Jacqueline Gallagher - Westbrook, CT

Christmas 2016 with Grandpa❤ I love you and miss you❤
3 of 19 | Posted by: Caroline Gallagher

I love you, grandpa, and will forever miss you. I will always remember your love for your baseball team, the yankees. I will especially remember how you made sure we knew how grateful you were that we came and visited you as your illness progressed. You w
4 of 19 | Posted by: Elizabeth Gallagher - Westbrook, CT

I miss you Dad. I have been thinking about all the birthdays and holidays and special times we've been able to enjoy as a family. Thank you.!
5 of 19 | Posted by: Dan Gallagher


6 of 19 | Posted by: Elizabeth Gallagher

Rest in peace, Grandpa Bob! I will always remember your detailed stories about life growing up in the Bronx
7 of 19 | Posted by: Matthew Gallagher

I miss you so much Grandpa, but I know you are in a better place watching over all of us!
8 of 19 | Posted by: Christine Gallagher

“"we know that the one who raised up Jesus will also raise us up with Jesus and will bring us with you into his presence. (15) For all these...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: Ryan Gallagher - Westbrook, CT

“THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE, SIR. R.I.P. ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: RITA ROUSSEAU - BLOOMFIELD, CT

“Sorry for your loss may you draw comfort from Hosea 13:14. L Ohio ”
11 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for your loss. I will remember Uncle Bob fondly. I am sorry I am unable to attend the services this weekend. My prayers are with the...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: James Stratton

“I am so sorry for the loss of Uncle Bob. My heart goes out to the Kelly family. ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Clifford Stratton - FL

“Thinking of you all. So many wonderful memories of Uncle Bob. Prayers, hugs, love, and warm thoughts. ”
14 of 19 | Posted by: Karen and Dave Maidment

“We are so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers for the entire Kelly family. Sending lots of love. ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: Kathy & Dave Knox

“We are so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for my Aunt Bette and the entire family. Sending lots of love. ”
16 of 19 | Posted by: Kathy & Dave Knox - Andover, CT

“So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for Aunt Bette and the entire Kelly family. Sending lots of love. ”
17 of 19 | Posted by: Kathy Knox - Andover, CT - family

“Sending my heart, thoughts, and prayers to my Aunt Bette and my cousins over the loss of their husband, dad, grandfather and great grandfather. I...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Lorraine Giantonio - Manchester, CT

We love you and miss you, Dad❤
19 of 19 | Posted by: Jacqueline Gallagher


Robert R. Kelly, 88, of Bloomfield, beloved husband of Bette (Carlson) Kelly, passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017. Born in the Bronx, NY, son of the late Charles and Catherine (Roberts) Kelly, he was raised there before moving to Windsor where he graduated from John Fitch High School in 1947. He served in the US Army in Germany during the Korean War and after his discharge received his BS in Business from UCONN. He began his career at the Aetna Casualty and Surety Co and retired as marketing manager in 1987. He enjoyed photography and was an avid reader. Besides his wife Bette of 62 years, he leaves two sons Steven R. Kelly of Bloomfield and Dean C. Kelly of Colchester; a daughter Jacqueline M.K. Gallagher (Daniel) of Westbrook; nine grandchildren Lisa Kelly- Willis and Melanie Kelly; Ryan, Danielle, Caroline, Stephanie, Matthew, Christine, and Elizabeth Gallagher; and a great grandson Maxwell Willis. He was predeceased by two brothers Charles R. and Ellis G. Kelly. A funeral service will be held Friday, August 11, 2017, 11 am at St. James’s Episcopal Church, 1018 Farmington Ave. West Hartford. The Rev’D Robert C. Hooper, III will officiate. There are no calling hours. Contributions may be made to St. James’s Episcopal Church. The Carmon Funeral Home of Avon is caring for the family. For directions or condolences please visit www.carmonfuneralhome.com