Christine M. Kelly of Naples, age 48, passed away at Thompson Hospital on Wednesday, January 27, 2021.
Chris was born on July 12, 1972 in Canandaigua to Thomas & Martha (Williams) Kelly. In addition to her parents, Chris is survived by her brother, Michael (Annette) Kelly; her grandmother, Marion Williams; nephews: Joseph & James; her niece, Jessica; great nieces and nephew: Phoebe, Thomas & Alice; several uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. Chris is predeceased by her grandparents, Emmett Williams and Frank & Mary (Donnelly) Kelly; and Uncle Joseph Kelly.
Christine faced many challenges in her life but she met them head-on. Her brother said, "she is the toughest person I know." She was strong, resilient, opinionated and loving. She liked to watch the Buffalo Bills with her friend Don.
The family would like to express their sincerest thanks to all the people who have taught and cared for Chris over the years; the teachers at BOCES who all said, "There is just something about Chris." Maureen, staff and friends at the Weigert Road House for the past 16 years and the staff at Eberhardt Center- you have all enriched her life.
A special thank you to Izabella for her care and love through the years; and to Dr. Long for his care, compassion & guidance for Christine.
A graveside service will be held at 12 noon on Monday, February 1, 2021 at Rose Ridge Cemetery, Naples.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution in Christine's name to the Eberhardt Center, Activities Fund, 2975 County Road 48, Canandaigua NY 14424.