Obituaries

Sheri Lynn Kelly

October 20, 1961 - August 3, 2022

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Sheri Lynn Kelly, age 60 of Batavia passed away on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2022 peacefully in her home. She was born October 20, 1961, in Elmhurst, IL. Sheri was a loving and caring daughter, mother, wife and grandmother. Her loving soul illuminated to those closest to her. She enjoyed the simple things in life such as baking, crafting, entertaining and spending time with her family in Door County, Wisconsin.

She graduated from Addison Trail High school class of 1979. She then went to further her education at Illinois State University graduating with an education degree in 1983. On August 3rd 1985 she married her high school sweetheart Brian Kelly. She worked teaching first grade in Glendale Heights, IL and then Pre-School in Wheaton, IL years later. She then went on her most cherished role of her life, to be with her children at home.  

Sheri is survived by her husband Brian Kelly and her three children Lauren Kelly, Kevin Kelly (spouse Amanda Kelly), Michael Kelly (spouse Erin Kelly) and her grandson Grayson Patrick Kelly. In addition, her mother Joan Thiem, brothers Paul Thiem (spouse Julie Thiem) and Tom Thiem (spouse Stacey Thiem).

She is preceded in death by her father Donald Thiem and her uncle Alan Posledni.

Visitation will be held from 4-8 P.M. on Thursday, August 11th, 2022, at Moss Funeral Home, 209 South Batavia Ave., Batavia, IL, 60510.

Funeral services will be held Friday, August 12th, 2022, starting at Moss Funeral Home at 10:00 A.M. with a funeral procession to follow for final moments at Assumption Cemetery, 1S510 Winfield Rd., Wheaton, IL, 60189.

Guest Book

  • Andrew Bishop My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this difficult time
  • Ben Stanley My sincerest thoughts and prayers are with you guys. I am always a call away.
  • Mike/Melinda Kintz What a beautiful picture of Sheri. We are so sorry for the loss of your sweet mom, grandma and wife. We raised our kids next door to each other for many years and it is true, her family was her world and top priority. For those of us learnng the art of parenting and having younger kids, she was always available for advice, support and a hug. Sheri will be greatly missed.