Obituary for Leon Paul Kelley
Leon Paul Kelley of Irving passed away November 4, 2017. Leon was born on December 19, 1930 in Kiowa, Oklahoma to Larry and Ruth (Godsey) Kelley. Leon will be remembered as a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was a veteran of the
US Navy serving during the Korean War. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Corona, California and worked as a consultant in the security industry. In his spare time, Leon loved to watch old westerns on television. He is preceded in death by his parents, sister and brothers, Larry Jr., William Robert, and Jean Damron; granddaughter, Kaci Brummett and great-grandson Kason Cress. Left to cherish his memory are son Michael Kelley, of Irving; daughters Deborah Quimby and husband Fred; and Sandra Brummett all of Anderson, Indiana; sister Kathrine Tolton and husband Allan of Corona, California; grandchildren, Bryce, Brach, Brianna, Briley, Jason, Amanda and Kari and eight great-grandchildren. The family is planning a private memorial service at a later date.