Juneau resident Joseph R. Kelley, 75, died Feb. 28, 2005.
He was born Nov. 10, 1929, to Joseph and Mary Kelley in Chelsea, Mass.
Kelley retired as a master chief petty officer in the U.S. Coast Guard in 1979, after more than 30 years of military service. He was an avid golfer, and a long-time member of the Juneau Elks.
He is survived by two brothers, George and Tom Kelley; his sister, Pat Thebado; and many beloved friends.
Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m., March 26 at the Juneau Elks Lodge, 109 S. Franklin St., with a reception downstairs immediately following the services.