Jamie Christine Kelley, age 74, of Wisconsin Rapids passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Aspirus Riverview Hospital in Wisconsin Rapids.
Jamie was born December 21, 1946 in Wisconsin Rapids to Van and Effie (Topping) Zastava. She married Robert Kelley in November, 1965. Their marriage later ended in divorce.
Jamie was a homemaker but also worked as a cook and caregiver at various assisted living homes throughout Wisconsin Rapids.
Jamie loved being with her kids and grandkids. She enjoyed cooking, baking, gardening and crafting. She loved to read and watch various gameshows including Wheel of Fortune. She was always up for a good game of Yahtzee or playing cards. She enjoyed participating in bowling leagues and attending painting classes.
Jamie is survived by two daughters: Karrie James of Chippewa Falls and Kristin (Steven) Stilp of Madison; grandchildren: Kacie, Matthew and Gavin; great-granddaughter, Lilly; and her beloved Bichon-poo, Sammy. She is preceded in death by her parents; son, Keith; siblings: Nancy Kester, Bonne O’Day, Joseph Amorelli, and Margaret Plaski; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held this spring at Herman-Taylor Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids. Online condolences may be expressed at www.hermantaylorfuneralhome.com.
Special thanks to Debbie Binnebose, Carole Derksen, and Diane Boudreau for being there for the family.
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