Ronald David Kelley, age 69, of Wilmington, NC passed away on Monday, May 1, 2023.
He was born on September 22, 1953 in Norfolk, VA to the late David Dietrich Kelley and Madge Lee Ball Kelley.
Ronald loved to work and had a successful career as a painter in the construction industry. He also loved animals. Ronald enjoyed spending time at the beach and being with friends and family. He was a bright light to many and will be dearly missed.
Ronald is survived by his wife, Deborah Long Davey; brothers, Kevin Kelley and Jeff Kelley; nephew, Justin Kelley (Tracy); grandniece, Addison; his parrot, Patty; and his squirrel, Pette.
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