William Arnold Kelly

July 27, 1957September 12, 2020

William “Bill” Arnold Kelly, age 63, of Temple Terrace FL passed away on September 12, 2020 after a valiant battle with cancer. Mr. Kelly was born on July 27, 1957 in Ellenville NY to the late William H. and Bonnie L. Kelly. Mr. Kelly graduated with Honors from Tri-Valley Central School in 1975, Grahamsville, NY, and was a key member of the High School Cross Country Team. Bill went on to achieve a BS in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Clarkson College of Technology, Potsdam NY, Graduating with Distinction in 1979. After college graduation, Bill joined the US Navy, and, following Officer Candidate School, served aboard the USS Guitarro as a Line Officer. After separating from the Navy as a Lieutenant, Bill pursued multiple career paths to include Senior Engineer at Singer Link Simulation Systems Division, Senior Pricing Analyst at Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corporation and as Financial Analyst for several companies. He is survived by His brothers Steven F. Kelly of Kill Devil Hills NC, Craig A. Kelly of Ellicott City MD , his sister Lori Wadeson of Macon GA, Sister-in-Law Chandra V Kelly of Kill Devil Hills NC, Sister-In-Law Lisa Kelly of Ellicott City MD, nephews Cole Kelly and Jay Wadeson, and nieces Lauren Kelly and Amy Wadeson. Funeral Arrangements will be made by Blount & Curry Terrace Oaks Funeral Home and Crematory of Temple Terrace FL. Bill will be laid to rest in the Sarasota National Cemetery, Sarasota FL on September 22, 2020.


22 September

Graveside Service

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Sarasota National Cemetery

9810 State Highway 72
Sarasota, FL 34241


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