Torrey Kelley
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“Torrey I loved you so much and was always so pround of you. thank you for all the wonderful things you did for me over the yeaars. with your death I...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: mark forrest - brother

“Torrey and I came up together. She was my best friend for years as we became adults (late 70s) ... and I thought of her every day since we went our...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: RIchard - Arlington Heights, IL

“Brian: I was sorry to hear about Torrey's passing. God be with you and the kids as you deal with your loss. Jenn & Mark Pappas ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: Jennifer Pappas - Lorain, OH

“Torrey always know i loved you and was proud of you I will miss you for the rest of my days, God bless and keep you, Mark ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: mark h forrest - aiken, SC

“Brian,Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Torrey was a wonderful person. We'll never forget the kindness and support she provided to the...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Laurie Crowther

“Dear Brian & Family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I don't think I ever met Torrey personally, but she sounds like such a wonderful and loving...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Amanda Vowles - Cuyahoga Falls, OH

“My deepest sympathy to the family, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Torrey was a very special person and she will be missed. ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Quida Smith - Cleveland, OH

“I didn't have a chance to work with Torrey for very long, maybe a year or 2. But she and I became friends quickly. I enjoyed chatting with her and...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Maribeth Murawski - Columbus, OH

“With our deepest sympathy to you and your family. You are in our prayers. ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Keith,Shelley, Trinity and Xavier Rivers - OH

“My deepest sympathy to the family, my thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Joan Skiba - Middleburg Heights, OH

“To the entire Kelley Family: Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during this time of grief. She will be missed by everyone who knew her....Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Damian and Amanda Strauser - OH

“I had the privilege of getting to know Torrey at the bus stop when our youngest daughters were in kindergarten. There were many times we stayed and...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Pam Stewart - Lorain, OH - Friend

“My thoughts and prayers go out to you and all your family Brian....Torrey set a wonderful example of what every woman should strive to be as a mother...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Debbie Schneider - Lorain, OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you grieve the loss of a beautiful wife, mother, sister, aunt, woman. May Torrey's memories live on in your...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: The Larson Family - Palatine, IL

“Dear Brian and Family.... Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time. ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: the nowicki family

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Torrey Kelley (nee Forrest), age 51, of Lorain, Ohio passed away Thursday, December 1, 2011 at Hospice Care Center at the Renaissance, in Olmsted Township after a 5 month struggle with cancer.
She was born on January 5, 1960 to Edward and Donna Forrest in Providence, Rhode Island.
Torrey worked for the Cleveland Clinic, Digestive Disease Institute as a Research Manager for the past 4 years. She enjoyed traveling and scrapbooking. Her children have been the focal point of her and her husband's life for the past 6 years.
She is survived by her husband of 13 years, Brian; sons, Zachery, Aaron and Joshua; daughters, Christine and Ariel; father, Edward (Eileen) Forrest, of Hilton Head, South Carolina, brother, Mark Forrest, of Aiken, South Carolina; sister, Dana (Alex) Vincent, of McHenry, Illinois; nephews, Zachary and Logan Vincent.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Donna Forrest (nee Barhydt), in 2004.
The Kelley family will receive friends on Sunday, December 4, 2011 from 2:00- 7:00 p.m. in the Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center, 1110 Cooper Foster Park Road, Amherst. Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 5, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Amherst Congressional United Church of Christ, 379 S. Main Street, Amherst. Pastor Attila Szemesi, will officiate. Interment will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Twp.
The family suggest contributions be made in her memory to Catholic Charities Adoption Services, 628 Poplar Street, Elyria, OH 44035.
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