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Bernard Lee Kelly Jr

September 9, 1937 ~ December 3, 2017 (age 80)
Bernard L. Kelly Jr.
Sept. 8, 1937 - Dec. 3, 2017
Resident of Oakley
Bernard "Bud" Kelly was born to Bernard & Louise Kelly in Texas. Beloved husband to Karen Kelly for 41 years. Father to Katheryn Kelly Cardwell and David Lee Kelly of Arkansas , Bernard Lee Kelly III of Oakley ,CA. & Michael Patrick Kelly who resides with Jesus. He was the proud grandpa to Vivian Cardwell of Arkansas.
Also known as "Chief" Kelly to many as he served 26 years as a Seabee in the US Navy. Traveled as far as the Antarctic , two tours in the Vietnam and finally retired at the Naval Weapons Station in Concord. My 100% disabled veteran fought his multiple illnesses like a warrior. Once a fighting Seabee always a fighting Seabee.
He is loved by many & will be missed. Full Military Honors will be held Saturday December 9th, 2017 at 10:30am @ Higgins Chapel

 Service Information

December 9, 2017

10:00 AM
Higgins Chapel
1310 A Street
Antioch, CA 94509


Oak View Memorial Park
2500 East 18th St.
Antioch, CA 94509

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