For the past 10 years, Denise was employed in the medical billing department at Akron General Hospital. Some of her interests included gardening and shopping.
Denise is survived by her sons, William J. Kelly, Jr. (LaTaunia) of Sullivan and Jason A. Kelly (Kelsey) of Elyria; mother, Ruth M. Rothel of Elyria; and brother, Dennis D. Rothel (Debbie) of Lorain.
She was preceded in death by her father.
Friends will be received Monday, September 24, 2012 from 4 to 7 P.M. at Dicken Funeral Home, 323 Middle Avenue, Elyria. A service will be Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 1 P.M. in the funeral home, with Reverend Kathryn Ketchum officiating. Burial will be in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.
Memorial Contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106.
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