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In Memory of

Eve R. Kelley

September 13, 1946 - May 29, 2012

Obituary


Eve R. Kelley, 65, of Hayward, WI and formerly of Eau Claire, WI died Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at her home with her family at her side.

Eve was born September 13, 1946 in Las Vegas, NV, the daughter of Paul and Elda (Krause) Ralli. She was raised in Las Vegas and worked as a Blackjack dealer for 12 years before moving to Eau Claire, WI in 1980. Eve raised her family in Eau Claire and later moved to Hayward, WI where she worked as a waitress at The Moose Café and the Northern...

Eve R. Kelley, 65, of Hayward, WI and formerly of Eau Claire, WI died Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at her home with her family at her side.

Eve was born September 13, 1946 in Las Vegas, NV, the daughter of Paul and Elda (Krause) Ralli. She was raised in Las Vegas and worked as a Blackjack dealer for 12 years before moving to Eau Claire, WI in 1980. Eve raised her family in Eau Claire and later moved to Hayward, WI where she worked as a waitress at The Moose Café and the Northern Lakes Co-op Restaurant. She was also employed at Auto Stop and the Northern Lakes Co-op Liquor Store. On November 7, 1993 Eve was joined in marriage to Robert "Jack" Kelley in Hayward. Eve enjoyed Bingo, playing the slots, crossword puzzles, fishing and warm summer days. She also loved country music and was in the Forever Elvis Fan Club for over 50 years. Most of all, Eve loved spending time with her family and friends.

Eve is survived by her husband of 20 years, Robert "Jack" Kelley of Hayward; three sons, Greg (Melissa) Moore of Boyceville, WI, Jeff (Carlene) Moore of Simi Valley, CA, Mark (Pamela) Moore of San Rafael, CA; and a daughter, Wendy Davis of Elk Mound, WI; one sister; four step-children; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and two sisters.

A memorial service celebrating Eve's life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 2, at the Hayward Wesleyan Church with Pastor Gary Hilgendorf officiating. A time of gathering with family and friends will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Relay for Life, American Cancer Society, PO Box 134, Phillips, WI 54555.