Cover photo for William  Gene Kelly's Obituary
William  Gene Kelly Profile Photo
1937 William 2018

William Gene Kelly

August 6, 1937 — October 27, 2018

William "Bill" Kelly resident of Idaho Falls, Idaho passed away Saturday, October 27, 2018. He was 81.
He grew up in Revillo, South Dakota and attended school until his graduation, in 1955. After graduation he went to Minneapolis where he worked as a carpenter's apprentice.
He then met Donna Stephens they were married in 1957. Upon finishing his apprenticeship, he and his family moved to Idaho because there were no Elk in Minnesota.
After moving to Idaho in 1971 he and his brother Charles started Kelly Home Builders.
Bill was a great outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and trapping.
Bill lost his loving wife Donna in 2006, and later married Phyliss Gillins in 2008.
He was preceded in death by his wife Donna, his parents, and three brothers.
He is survived by his wife Phyliss, his two sons Tim (Tami) and Scott (Kathy), one granddaughter Amanda (Derek), and two great-grandchildren Kaydence and Bentley, one sister, two brothers and Phyliss' four children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Friends and family may visit Friday, November 2, 2018 from 5 to 8 pm with a Rosary starting at 7 at Buck Miller Hann Funeral Home in Idaho Falls, ID.
A memorial Mass will be held in Bill's honor at Christ the King Catholic Church Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 11 am.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Primary Children's Hospital in Salt Lake City, UT.
Online condolences can be left at
Arrangements made under the direction of Buck Miller Hann Funeral Home Idaho Falls, ID.

Service Details.


When: Friday, November 2nd, 2018
Location: Funeral Home


When: Saturday, November 3rd, 2018
Location: Funeral Home

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of William Gene Kelly, please visit our flower store.


Photo Gallery

Visits: 3

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree