Andrew Thomas Kelly, age 70 of Vandergrift, formerly of McKeesport, died Tuesday, May 15, 2018. He was born April 30, 1948 in McKeesport, the son of the late Benjamin Kelly and Loretta Pipp Ploszay. Andrew served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War, and served until his retirement from the Marines. He worked for Daily’s Juice, American Beverage, for thirteen years, until his retirement.
He is survived by four sons, Michael (Barbara) Kelly of McKeesport, Frank Kelly of Elizabeth, Anthony (Catherine) Kelly of Vandergrift, David Kelly of Elizabeth; grandchildren, Kristen, Makenzee, Aubrianna, Anthony, Jr.; brother Robert (Faye) Kelly of McKeesport; sister, Linda Coleman of McKeesport; former wife, Rhoda (Gordon) Slusser, also one foster brother and two foster sisters.
Family and friends will gather on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 from 5 pm until the time of military honors at 7 pm, at the Hunter-Edmundson-Striffler funeral home of McKeesport, 600 Market St., McKeesport, PA 15132 (412-678-6191). Condolences may be made at www.strifflerfuneralhomes.com.
Originally published May 17, 2018.