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2012-01-25 / Obituaries

Moira M. Kelly, guidance counselor

Kelly Kelly Moira Mahoney Kelly, 74, of Williamsville, died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012.

Mrs. Kelly graduated from Kenwood Academy of the Sacred Heart and Newton College of the Sacred Heart. She received her master’s degree in guidance education from the University at Buffalo.

Mrs. Kelly was an English teacher and later a guidance counselor at Lafayette High School. She was also a counselor at Dr. Charles Drew Science Magnet School. She retired in 1997.

She is survived by two sons, Garret M. and Andrew M. Gallivan; one daughter, Moira Mahoney Gallivan Lynch; two sisters, Ellen Mahoney Biondolillo and Eileen C. Mahoney; and one brother, Walter Mahoney. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, Jan. 20, in St. Louis Church in Buffalo, with arrangements made by Dengler, Roberts, Perna, Funeral Home.

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