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“I remember all the fun times..at your parents camp in Spencer ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Sullivan - Friend

“Jim was Jim - one of a kind the Gentle Giant. A sense of humor but always the gentleman. Here was there when we need him & always helpful. We will...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Dennis & Anne Shea - Friend

“Jim provided comfort to families through his professionalism and kindness. We will always remember the respect and compassion Jim displayed to our...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: The Reidy Family - Friend

“We offer prayers of comfort during this time for the family of Jim Kelly. During our time of need Kelly Funeral Home was there for our family, we now...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: David Connell, Cheryl, Jackie Connell , Geraldine & Family

“Grew up on Lincoln street and have fond memories. But what especially comes to mind is Jim´s wonderful sense of humor. Always in our hearts. ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Christine Caputi Brady - Friend

“RIP to a true gentleman. Jim could be counted on to generously help many in their time of need and was a neighborhood fixture always ready to lend a...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Jim Leary - Friend

“We will miss you Jim...you have been there for all of us at the worst and best of times. We've spoken of the reunion many times and for you... it's...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Nancy Steuterman - Family

“Thoughts and prayers to the Kelly family, rest in peace Jim. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Gaetano Monopoli

“Jim your sense of humor, kindness and compassion will be remembered and cherished by all who had the honor of knowing you. You called or texted us...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: John, Julie, James and Colin Mitchell

“Jim you will be missed. You assisted so many through their difficult losses. Thank you. Rest In Peace Jim ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Judy and Dick Crossman - Friend


JAMES B. KELLY of Worcester, MA died June 1, 2021 at the age of 65. A third-generation funeral director for forty-seven years, he owned and operated the Kelly Funeral Home and Bereavement Care Center, which was established by his parents, Walter F. and Lillian Kelly. A graduate of the New England Institute of Funeral Service, he was past president of the former Greater Worcester Funeral Directors Association, a member of the National Funeral Directors Association, Cremation Association of North America, and the Massachusetts Funeral Directors Association, where he served on its board of directors.