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Glen W. Kelly Sr.

March 21, 1958 — November 8, 2022

Kansas City, Mo

Glen W. Kelly Sr.



Glen Kelly, Sr. was born March 21, 1958 in Kennett, Missouri to Anna Mae Kelly and Steven Anthony. 

Glen was educated at Paseo High School in Kansas City, Missouri. He enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1975, and was Honorably    discharged in 1979. He worked as an Over The Road Truck Driver for 20 years. 

Glen met Christina Countz in 1990 and married in 1994. He was blessed with six children and two stepchildren. 

Glen enjoyed music, bowling and cooking. He loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. 

He departed this life on Tuesday, November 8, 2022. He was preceded in death by his parents,  Anna Mae West, and Steven Anthony; one sister, Marilyn Dantzler; and a brother, Daryl Jones.

Glen leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Christina Kelly; children, Glen Kelly, Jr., Masheena Johnkins (Andre Johnkins) both of Georgia, Lawrence Johnson of California, Montez Kelly of Kansas City, Brandon Kelly, and Christian Kelly, both of Georgia; step-children, Kiante Smith-Saxton (Ricky Saxton), and Tyleshia Avant (Issac Avant), both of  Georgia; 14 grandchildren; siblings, Robert Jones of Kansas City, Darlene Caw of Kansas, Michael Kelly of Kansas City, Steven J. Anthony of North Carolina, Luther “Pete” Pryor of Mississippi, Sandy Smith of Muncie, IN, Bernadine Anthony of Raleigh, NC, and Edna Rasberry of New Bern, NC;; along with a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. 

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Memorial Service

Saturday, November 19, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Golden Gate Funeral & Cremation Services LLC

2800 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64127

Memorial Services will be held on Saturday November 19, 2022 at 2 P.M. at Golden Gate Funeral & Cremation Services, LLC located 2800 East 18th st. KCMO 64127

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