John J. Kelly, “Jack”, graduated from the New England institute in 1960, with a degree in Mortuary Science and immediately went to work with his uncle and brother. At that time, the Kelly family owned three funeral homes, in Lee, Lenox and Pittsfield and Jack worked for all of them. In 1993 Jack bought the business from his uncle and has owned and ran it ever since. He is a member of the Berkshire Hills Council knights of Columbus, and a member of the 4th degree Knights of Columbus, a former member of the Tri-Town Rotary, a Corporator at Lee Bank, a member of Greenock Country Club in Lee, and a member of St. Mary’s Church in Lee.
Jack Passed away in February of 2021. He will always be remembered in the community.