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Francis Kelly, 87, Carlstadt Resident

CARLSTADT, N.J. — Carlstadt resident Francis Kelly, formerly of Wood-Ridge, died Sunday, June 5. He was 87.

Born in Hoboken, Kelly was a machinist for the American Can Company in Hoboken and a past president and served on the board of directors of the O.C.N.A.C. Union and was a former member of the United Steelworkers Union.

Kelly is survived by his wife, Chris (Ferrara) Kelly; son, Timmy Kelly; daughter, Patti Miles and her husband, Barry; son, Richie Kelly and his wife, Karen; daughter, Dawn Cinelli and her husband, Glen; granddaughters, Lacie, Barbara, Veronica, Theresa, Samantha; grandson, Michael; and four great-grandchildren.

Kelly was predeceased by his siblings, Walter, Harry, Grace and Raymond Kelly and Dottie Valentine; and his parents, Grace and Harry Kelly.

Visitation will be held from 3-7 p.m. Thursday. The funeral service will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday at Costa Memorial Home, Boulevard and Central Avenue in Hasbrouck Heights.

Private cremation will follow.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the John Theurer Cancer Center in Hackensack, NJ 07601 would be appreciated.

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