Geraldine M. "Gerry" Kelsey

Died July 11, 2017


Geraldine M. “Gerry” Kelsey, 88, of West Branch passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Chester Street Residence in Royal Oak, where she was cared for and loved dearly.

Geraldine was born June 4, 1929, to Clarence and Caroline (Schaefer) Bragg in Flint. She was married Sept. 11, 1948, to Floyd E. Kelsey. She was a woman of strong faith and had many hobbies and talents. Her door was always open to everyone. Geraldine loved spending time with her family and friends the most.

Geraldine is survived by her daughter, Jayne Sneed (Tom Mayne) of Davison; son, Chris Kelsey of West Branch; grandchildren, Melissa (Scott) Seltzer of Birmingham and Nicholas (Joleen Cox) Sneed of Elkhart, Ind.; great-grandchildren, Laini and Preston Seltzer; sisters, Lois Corba, Millie Sharrow and Elaine (Tom) Coha; brothers, Ray (Bev) Bragg, Leonard (Helen) Bragg and Dennis (Barb) Bragg; sisters-in-law, Mary Bragg and Rosie Bragg; and brother-in-law, Alvin Oliver.

She was preceded in death by her parents; loving husband; and brothers, Harold Bragg and Kenneth Bragg.

Visitation at Steuernol & McLaren Funeral Home in West Branch will begin Friday, July 14, 2017, from 5-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home Saturday, July 15, at 1:30 p.m. with visitation beginning at 12:30 p.m. Burial will take place in Edwards Township Cemetery.

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