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Michael L. Kelley

Michael L. Kelley, age 59, of Eaton, OH, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020 at his residence. He was born October 30, 1960 in Richmond, IN to the late Richard and Patricia Kelley. Mike was a 1980 graduate of Eaton High School. He worked for over 30 years in the Plastic Machine business; retiring from the Plastic Machinery Technology Company in Richmond, IN. He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed mushroom hunting, riding motorcycles and target shooting. Mike was known for his keen sense of humor and was the life of the party. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his uncle John E. Swain. He is survived by his son Dustin Kelley of Eaton; daughter Kristin (Tyler) Walton of Eaton; grandchildren Ethan Kelley of Lewisburg and Emma Walton of Eaton; lifelong companion Dee Kelley of Eaton; sister Cheryl (Chuck) Gallant of Eaton; nephews Chad Kelley and Brad Kelley; and numerous cousins and special friends. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday, May 29, 2020 at Mound Hill Cemetery (old section) in Eaton. Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, Eaton is assisting the family with arrangements. Memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, OH 45420 or The Garden Church, 1950 East Main Street, Eaton, OH 45320. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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Thank you Debbie and Kim. Its been a really hard time for all of our family. He had battled cancer for a little over a year. He is healed now. I know he is in heaven and all of our family that has gone before him are all celebrating in heaven now.

Cheryl Gallant Jun 25 2020 12:00 AM

Mike, may you rock in heaven and get all the people in heaven ready to rock with you! God is in your hands now, you will see your family soon! You are a great friend, and don't ever forget that! LOL Holly Matheny

Holly Matheny Jun 10 2020 12:00 AM

Chad, Sorry to hear about your Uncle Mike. I know he meant a lot to you. Prayers with you and your family.

Doug Cutrer Jun 4 2020 12:00 AM

to Cheryl so sorry to hear of your brothers passing. read the register herald every Wednesday when I can. vern and I send our thoughts and prayers with you.

deborah and vernon larison Jun 3 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Kelley

deborah and vernon larison Jun 3 2020 12:00 AM

Mike your light shines bright through your children and grandchildren. Prayers to the family.

Kelli Abruzzo May 29 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Kelley

Kelli Abruzzo May 29 2020 12:00 AM

Mike you've been a Dad to me, a solid support thru the good times and the bad. You never gave up on me and for that I'm forever grateful !! Lord please touch all of our hearts where they need to be touched. Welcome Mike with open arms and let him live in Peace. Amen.

Shannon Azzalina May 27 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Kelley

Wanda Jones May 27 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Kelley

Susan and Rich Sambol May 26 2020 12:00 AM

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