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Barbara Kontuly Kelly
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    1447 Folly Road
    Charleston, SC 29412

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“We are sorry to hear of Barbara "Aunt Babs" Kelly's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. ...Read More »
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“They say weeping endures for the night,bit joy cometh in the morning.Yoir weeping is over,now your joy is here.We are all here on borrowed time.God...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Paulette Hawkins - Family Friend

“We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with Barbara and her family. ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Victoria Johnson - Potomac, MD

“I am very sad to hear of Barbara's passing. We sharedIuyXa many memories of our summers together on Shifting SandsDrive. She is now with her dear Bob...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Carolyn Reale - Ocean city, MD

Barbara Kontuly Kelly, 80, of Charleston, South Carolina formerly of Philadelphia, PA and Sanibel Island, FL, widow of Robert William Kelly entered into eternal rest Thursday, March 30, 2017. Her Funeral Service will be held Friday, April 7, 2017 in St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 134 St. Philips Street at 11:00 a.m. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel.

Barbara was born July 11, 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Stephen J. Kontuly and Katherine Kozel Kontuly. She was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Pet Helpers and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Barbara is survived by her three daughters: Barbara K. Witt (Daniel) of Washington, DC, Stephanie K. Timmons (John) of Berlin MD and Jennifer Moxley (Richard) of Johns Island, SC and; three sons: Robert William Kelly, Jr. (Jeanie) of Dresher, PA, Gregory M. Kelly (Oksana) of Grand Forks, ND and Terrance D. Kelly (Jennifer) of Atlanta, GA; sister, Katherine K. Beccaria (John) of Schwenksville, PA; and sixteen grandchildren: Katie Kelly, Julie Kelly, Emily Timmons, Jack Timmons, Michael Kelly, Christopher Kelly, Allie Witt, Teddy Witt, Addie Timmons, Adrianna Kelly, Remy Moxley, Henry Timmons, Brandon Kelly, William Kelly, Dalston Kelly and Griffin Moxley.

Memorials may be made to Pet Helpers, 1447 Folly Road, Charleston, SC 29412.