Kelly Ann Tilley, 45, passed away Aug. 12, 2008. Survived by her mother, Delores Wallace; daughters, Casey (Dave) Hart and Leah Wilson; sisters, Rhonda (Mike) Pighetti, Vickie (Craig) Eaks, T. Jean (Steve) Burge and Nicholi Wallace; grandchildren, Haley, Jamilynn and Ashland 'Bubba;' and special friends, Darrell Tilley, Dave Wilson, Ernie and Bill. Preceded in death by her father, Thomas B. Wallace. Kelly was born June 4, 1963, in Pueblo. She lived her life her own way. The family would like to thank Sangre de Cristo Hospice, including Wanda, Tracy and John, as well as Orchard of Hope and Posada for their loving care. At her request there will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008, at Mesa Christian Fellowship, 28726 E. US Hwy 50, with Rev. Shane Cannon officiating. In lieu of flowers and food, memorials may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice, Orchard of Hope or Posada, through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, Colo. 81003. Online condolences,

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  1. Dear Leah and Family,
    I am sorry to hear about your loss. You are in my prayers. Leah I hope that you are doing well. Miss you and love you.

  2. Kelly was a good friend of mine and the most I will miss about her are the little things she did to make me smile. You would never know the pain she endured because she never dwelled on the pain, she just charished the time she had left. I will miss her and her friendship. God bless her family, her daughters, and grandbabies, and last but not least her partner and best friend Ernie.

  3. Casey,Leah & Family, Memories are what keep you going sometimes.I have many memories of Kelly.She was a life long friend.I will miss her.When it gets tough REMEMBER.

  4. Dee, Nicholi, Rhonda and all the family:
    We are so saddened to hear about Kelly. We just want to let you know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers. This is such a great loss for all of you. We love you.

  5. We are sorry to hear about Kelly. We know loosing a loved one is very hard and if you need someone to talk to, don’t hestitate to call. She lived her life her own way, but her restless spirit will get the rest that she deserves.

    Our condolences,
    The Cooper Family

  6. My thoughts and prayers are with you. I worked with Kelly and Delores at Jones Tones and liked them very much. I saw Kelly a few months ago and had the opportunity to have a nice talk with her. Such a loss for everyone here…but such a release for Kelly. God bless.

  7. Dear Leah,

    I am so sorry to hear about your mom. On the few occasions that I saw her, she always was smiling and friendly. I’ve been thinking about you.

    Paula Rice
    Jonathan’s mom

  8. To All please accept our prayers
    for your loss. We work with
    Jean and she spoke of her sister
    often – we will keep her in our
    prayers – God Bless – FROM ALL OF

  9. Dear Mrs. Wallace, Nicholi, and family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.
    Pamela Jamnick Alton

  10. Kelly was a really close friend of mine and she will be so greatly missed. She asked me to decorate a tumbleweed at christmas, and i will do this every year in her honor. She lived her life her way,she loved, she gave, she helped, she fought the good fight she has rolled a 7, as she would say. I love and miss you Kell. see you in heaven… tomigirl

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