Kevin Michael Kelly, 48, passed away Dec. 30, 2008. Survived by his wife, Yana Drozdova of St. Petersburg, Russia; mother, Phyllis A. Kelly of Colorado City; son, Michael E. Kelly of Rye; former wife, Mary Kay Deverich of Rye; sister, Shannon (Ben) Kelly Lung; nephews, John D. (Ashley Doyle) Moore of Portland, Ore. and Vincent R. (Allysha Walk) Moore of Pueblo; aunt, Gwen Boyer of Douglas, Wyo.; and several cousins who reside in Nebraska and Wyoming. Preceded in death by his father, T. Jack Kelly. Kevin was born Aug. 8, 1960, in Pueblo. He was an international businessman and the president of Integral Systems. He enjoyed photography and spending time with his family and friends. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with Msgr. Marvin Kapushion officiating. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to the Michael E. Kelly account, in care of Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, Colo. 81003. Online condolences, MontgomerySteward.com

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  1. This is sad news indeed. Kevin and I were good friends back in HS. While we lost touch many times, it seemed each time we found each other it was like time hadn’t past. I had just gotten back in touch with him late in ’08 and was looking forward to keeping in touch this time. My sympathies to all his family.

  2. I am sorry to hear of your unfortunate loss. May the memories of Kevin keep you going strong.

    This online memorial thing is pretty cool.

    RIP.

  3. My sincerest condolences in the loss of Kevin. He and I attended high school together. Although I had not seen him for many, many years;I was shocked when I heard of his sudden passing. I know he is finally at peace, resting in the arms of our Lord. I pray that God will lift you all up and help you prevail during this most difficult time. God bless you all.

  4. I am so sorry for your loss. I went to school with kevin and Shannon in Rye and have fond memories of those years.

  5. Please accept my most heartfelt sympathies for your loss.
    My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.

  6. Yana and Michael, I am sorry for your loss. Kevin was a wonderful man. It is sad that you did not get enough time with him. I will miss him. Although at such time there is little I can say, you are both in my thoughts today.

  7. O SON OF THE SUPREME!
    I have made death a messenger of joy to thee. Wherefore dost thou grieve? I made the light to shed on thee its splendour. Why dost thou veil thyself therefrom?
    Baha’i Writings

    I will miss Kevin’s humor and the discussions we shared on many occasions. You are all in my prayers tonight.

  8. We are so very sorry to hear of Kevin’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of loss.

  9. I had the pleasure of working with Kevin at AMD for years. He will be missed. His family will be in my prayers.

  10. I think I can speak for all of us that Kevin so lovingly called “Cuz”. We will miss him, his smile, his photography, his dedication to family. I will never forget him playing Blue Suede Shoes with his band in high school. He always had a smile and a hug for all of us. We will miss you, Cuz!!!

  11. Mary Kay and Michael,
    We are so sorry for your loss. We have many happy memories of our times spent with you. The most memorable moments were those spent outside on your deck grilling hamburgers and talking while the boys were off playing. We hold you in our thoughts during this difficult time and hope that you will find much comfort from those around you who love and care about you deeply.

  12. Mary Kay and Michael,
    We are so sorry for your loss. We have many happy memories of our times spent with you. The most memorable moments were those spent outside on your deck grilling hamburgers and talking while the boys were off playing. We hold you in our thoughts during this difficult time and hope that you will find much comfort from those around you who love and care about you deeply.

  13. Mary Kay and Michael,
    We are so sorry for your loss. We have many happy memories of our times spent with you. The most memorable moments were those spent outside on your deck grilling hamburgers and talking while the boys were off playing. We hold you in our thoughts during this difficult time and hope that you will find much comfort from those around you who love and care about you deeply.

  14. Mary Kay and Michael,
    We are so sorry for your loss. We have many happy memories of our times spent with you. The most memorable moments were those spent outside on your deck grilling hamburgers and talking while the boys were off playing. We hold you in our thoughts during this difficult time and hope that you will find much comfort from those around you who love and care about you deeply.

  15. Mary Kay and Michael,
    We are so sorry for your loss. We have many happy memories of our times spent with you. The most memorable moments were those spent outside on your deck grilling hamburgers and talking while the boys were off playing. We hold you in our thoughts during this difficult time and hope that you will find much comfort from those around you who love and care about you deeply.

  16. Mary Kay and Michael,
    We are so sorry for your loss. We have many happy memories of our times spent with you. The most memorable moments were those spent outside on your deck grilling hamburgers and talking while the boys were off playing. We hold you in our thoughts during this difficult time and hope that you will find much comfort from those around you who love and care about you deeply.

  17. Our deepest and most sincere condoleances to Kevin’s family and friends, from my sister Johanne and myself.
    Kevin certainly helped me in becoming the person I am today, and even though our paths splitted away a long time ago, he’s often been in my mind.

  18. Memories keep those we love close to us forever. We have great memories of Kevin’s visits to Spain and always enjoyed his company.We extend our sincere condolences to Kevin’s family.

  19. My favorite memory of Kevin was the day we were sparring on the gymnastic mat at USC and he taught me one of life’s most valuable lessons: if you can kick above someone’s waist you are ALWAYS well-advised to wear a cup.
    Praying that our Awesome God Wraps your family in His Love and Strength and Courage and Hope.

  20. May you take comfort in knowing angels are watching over you and that the love of those around you will help you through the days ahead. Mary Kay and Michael – wishing you both God’s peace.

  21. I am very saddened for the loss of my oldest friend of 30 years. The Kelly family are in our thoughts and prayers.

  22. joy and sorrow are inseparable. . . together they come and when one sits alone with you . . . remember that the other is asleep upon your bed.

    Qoute by Kahlil Gibran

  23. Our condolences go out to everyone that was close to kevin. May our thoughts and prayers be with all of you.

  24. My most sincere condolences to Kevin’s family. Looking back on the memories of high school years, I always admired him for his talents, his sense of humor, and his caring of others. It saddens me to learn of his passing. May you all find comfort in knowing he is in good hands with the Lord, and find comfort in Him.

  25. My sincere condolences to Kevin’s family. He was a very nice person and I enjoyed working with him very much.

  26. My sincerest condolences to Kevin’s family, we went to high school together and I have great memories of the ski trips, rocking out and the fun we had together. He made my life better.

  27. I remember Kevin as a nice neighbor on Silverweed. That was quite a few years ago. He helped us with a computer purchase. Sorry about your loss.

  28. Kevin was a great friend and a very nice person. Truly a gentleman. I’m very sorry for your loss.
    Rich Concialdi

  29. I am very sorry for the loss of my brother-in-law. I grief with the whole Kelly family on this sad occasion. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

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