Ruth Maxine Kelsey, 96, passed away Sunday December 27, 2015, peacefully in her sleep at home of natural causes.She leaves behind her son and caretaker, Jim Kelsey of Godfrey. She was preceded in death by her other two sons Bill Powers and Edward Carter.She was married to Eldridge “Bus” Kelsey, who also preceded her in death. She will be thought of often by her grandchildren Dana King of Godfrey, Greg Powers of Alton, Noel Powers of Godfrey, and Chris Johnson of Roxanna; four great-grandchildren and extended family.Elias Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Alton is in charge of arrangements.Online condolences and guest book may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.
Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home
Get breaking news, sports, obits, shop local deals, weather forecasts, classifieds, video and more delivered directly to your email inbox.
We want to hear from you. Provide your thoughts and comments below.
Current and Past obituaries for Alton Illinois, Godfrey, Wood River, Jerseyville and other surrounding cites.
Did you know Riverbender.com is free for you thanks to our awesome advertisers? We noticed you're using an ad block software. Help us spread the word and give our sponsors some exposure by disabling your ad blocking service for Riverbender.com.