Jessie Warren DeFoy Kelly


(November 12, 1888---August 31, 1947)


Rochester---Mrs. Jessie DeFoy Kelly of 28 N. Goodman Street, Rochester died on Sunday, August 31st at the home of her daughter.

Mrs. Kelly is survived by three sons, Lawrence A. DeFoy and Major Walter E. and Donald W. DeFoy and one daughter Frances C. DeFoy; one brother Mowat Warren; and one sister, Mrs. Max (Violet) Carney.

Mrs. Kelly was born November 12, 1888 in Cornwall, Ontario, the daughter of Thomas and Christina Warren. She was first married to Walter E. DeFoy who died January 4, 1920. She later married John Kelly.

Mrs. Kelly had been employed as the treasurer of the Carhartt Photo Company in Rochester.

The funeral will be at the new Murphy mortuary, 535 Orchard Street, on Wednesday at a time to be announced. Interment in Riverside cemetery.


(This obituary provided by Robert E. Reagan, Potsdam)