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Joshua Kelly

April 18, 1985 - May 18, 2021
Fennville, MI



Friday, June 11, 2021
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
Community Church of Douglas
6874 Wiley Road
Douglas, MI 49406
(269) 857-1492


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Holland, MI 49423
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Life Story / Obituary


Joshua John Kelly, age 36, of Saugatuck Township passed away peacefully among family and friends Tuesday, May 18, 2021 after a long battle with illness.

Josh was a practical jokster with an infectious laugh. He had a love of the outdoors, hunting, fishing, boating, ATVing, and dog racing. All of these took Josh to many places making lifetime memories and friends through the years.

He was preceded in death by stepfather Tom Tabor, grandparents John and Ann Diepenhorst, Bub Diepenhorst and Gerald Kelly and many other relatives and friends.

He is survived by his mother Debbra Kelly; his father Larry (Lisa) Kelly; siblings: Tanner Tabor, Tiffany Harris, Kaitlyn Kelly and Neal Kelly; grandmothers: Pat Diepenhorst, Barbara Kelly and Betty Nyhoff; many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

A celebration of Josh’s life will be from 3-6 pm, Friday, June 11, 2021 at The Community Church of Douglas, 6874 Wiley Road, Douglas, MI 49406. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Holland.

Arrangements are by Dykstra Funeral Homes-Saugatuck Chapel.