William Sinclair Kelley 71, of rural Frankfort, died Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at his home. Born December 10, 1944 in Frankfort to the late Paul & Mary (Need) Kelley. William attended Frankfort Schools, was a 1963 graduate of Howe Military Academy and a 1967 graduate of University of Kentucky. He was employed with Mallory Controls from 1968-1982, serving as Personnel manager for 8 years, Industrial Engineering manager for 3 years and Manufacturing Engineering manager for 3 years. He began farming in 1982. William was active in the community serving as; past President and Drive Chairman of Clinton County United Way, past District Chairman of Boy Scouts of America in Boone and Clinton Counties, past Board of Director for Clinton County Chamber of Commerce, past Board of Trustees, Board of Deacons, Elder and member of the choir of the First Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Frankfort, Chairman of Court House Study Commission, past Board of Directors of Clinton County Humane Society, and past President of Symposiarchs.
Visitation and Services
Memorial visitation will be 1-3 p.m. Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the First Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 352 W. Clinton St., Frankfort, IN, with memorial services beginning at 3 p.m. at the church. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of William may be made to Semper Fi Fund, 825 College Blvd. Suite 102, PMB 609, Oceanside, CA 92057, or online at http://semperfifund.org/donate.
A loving husband, father and grandfather, he leaves behind his wife of 49 years, Barbara (Thompson) Kelley, sons, Travis (wife, Jen) Kelley of Tampa, FL, Matthew (wife, Keisha) Kelley of Frankfort, sister, Janice (husband, Connie) Logan of Sedona, AZ, grandchildren; Porter, Ryan, Claire, step grandchildren, Brooke, Grant and Dallas Miller, nephew, Brad Logan and niece Kelley Logan Miller.