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Roberta Amelia (Hinkley) Kelley

January 12, 1940 — December 12, 2022

St. Johns

   Roberta Amelia Kelley, age 82 of St. Johns, MI, passed away Monday, December 12, 2022, at Hazel I. Findlay Country Manor, St. Johns, MI, surrounded by her loving family.

     Funeral Services will be held at Smith Family Funeral Homes - Osgood Chapel, St. Johns, MI at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, December 14, 2022.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M. prior to the service at the funeral home.

     Roberta was born in Passaic, New Jersey on January 12, 1940, the daughter of Harold and Amelia (Tetla) Hinkley.  She was a graduate of Elsie High School.  Roberta retired from Michigan National Bank.  She loved spending time with family and playing card games.  She was an avid bowler, loved to read books, and watch NASCAR. Roberta also enjoyed camping and playing Bingo.

    She is survived by her son James and Teresa Kelley of Mecosta, MI; son Daniel Kelley of Ashley, MI; daughter Elizabeth and Thomas Pearson of Ovid, MI; daughter Colleen Pearson of St. Johns, MI; daughter Kitty and Mark Powers of Manton, MI; twenty grandchildren; twenty-three great-grandchildren; sister Helen and Edward Seczney of Leslie, MI; sister Wilma Burke of Florida; brother-in-law Michael and Krissann Kelley of Lansing, MI.  Roberta was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Robert Kelley, Sr. on May 12, 1996, and her sons: David Kelley on June 14, 2022, and Robert Kelley, Jr. on September 21, 1993, also her brother and two sisters.

     Memorials may be made to Hazel Findlay Country Manor. Online condolences can be sent to www.smithfamilyfuneralhomes.com. The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes - Osgood Chapel, St. Johns, Michigan.

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Visitation

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

11:00am - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Smith Family Funeral Homes - Osgood Chapel

104 E Cass St, Saint Johns, MI 48879

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

1:00pm - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Smith Family Funeral Homes - Osgood Chapel

104 E Cass St, Saint Johns, MI 48879

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