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Russell Eugene Kelley

Birth Date: August 12, 1953
Death Date: May 24, 2015

Russell Eugene Kelley passed away peacefully at Sutter Roseville Medical Center on May 24, 2015 in Roseville, California at the age of 61.
Russell was born on August 12, 1953 in Silver Spring Maryland to Helen Lucille and Fredrick Douglas Kelley. He received his formal education through the Sandy Spring, MD Public School System.
He was employed as a waste collector for the city of Silver Spring for ten plus years. In 1996 Russell moved to the West Coast with Alleyne Harris whom he later married. Russell was a great family man and loving husband, father and grandfather. He enjoyed giving friends and family nicknames at first sight and he was full of humor.
Russell is survived by his wife Alleyne Kelley; children; Russell Kelley Jr., Roshawna Kelley and Dawayne Kelley, step daughters; Vivian Williams, Alleyne Gracyalny, and Stephanie Seymore, his siblings; Theodore Kelley, Robert Kelley Sr., Delois Lee and Dorothy Cooper and a host of nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his mother Helen Lucille and father Fredrick Douglas Kelley, Brother Leon Kelley all of Silver Spring Maryland and Sister Elsie Alexander of Durham NC.
A funeral is scheduled for Russell Kelley at Christian Life Family Worship Center 4907 Roseville Road #114, North Highlands, CA on June 13, 2015 at 3:00pm with a reception to follow. Pastor Cedric J. Shelby will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Russell’s life. Flowers and condolences may be sent to 6029 Dry Creek Road #13, Rio Linda, CA 95673.

Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Service details will be posted as soon as they become available.
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  1. When I first met him he really in braced me as a daughter, He was so Kind to me but what I really loved about him was his strong personality NEVER ONE TO BACK DOWN FROM ANYONE!! always telling joke like he was a comedian LOL I love you POPS you will truly be missed love you Queenie!

  2. Uncle Russ was one of the greatest men I've ever met no matter what he always had the right words to say no matter the situation.
    We'll. All miss you unc and we all gone look after auntie for you one love unc we'll see you when we get there.

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