Charles Theodore Kelsey, Jr., age 88, of Hot Springs, South Dakota, passed away May 16, 2013, at the Custer Regional Senior Care in Custer, South Dakota.
Charles was born May 9, 2013, at Glady, West Virginia, to Charles T. Kelsey, Sr. and Nola (Bennett) Kelsey.
He proudly served his Country in the United States Navy.
Survivors include his sons, Charles Kelsey, III of Hot Springs, Marvin (Peg) Kelsey of Rapid City, South Dakota, Aaron Kelsey of Anchorage, Alaska, Adam (Yun Lui) Kelsey of Phoenix, Arizona; daughter, Melissa (Jonathan) O’Brien of Phoenix; brothers, Ronald (Lana) Kelsey of Fredericksburg , Maryland, Jarel (Rhonda) Kelsey of Fredericksburg, Roger (JoAnn) Kelsey of Scranton, Pennsylvania, Kenneth (Diane) Kelsey of Reno, Nevada; 18 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild.
Committal services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 25, 2013, at the Black Hills National Cemetery near Sturgis, South Dakota, with Rev. Morris Nelson officiating.
In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established in Charles’ name to benefit the Hot Springs Senior Center.
Arrangements have been placed in the care of McColley’s Chapel of the Hills in Hot Springs. Written condolences may be made at www.mccolleyschapels.com.