Kelly J. Backus

Port Allegany - Kelly J. Backus, 53, of, Smethport, died unexpectedly Wednesday (September 20, 2017) in the Olean General Hospital, Olean.

She was born Oct 17, 1963 in Port Allegany, a daughter of the late Gary A. and Nancy Painter Backus.

Ms. Backus was a 1982 graduate of Port Allegany High School.

Ms. Backus was a Process Handler, employed by Ardagh Group in Port Allegany

She left beauty wherever she went.

She is survived by Mother Nancy Backus Burrows of Port Allegany

Her Husband Bob Kelley of Smethport

one daughter: Lindsay E. (Vinny DelVecchio) Bachman of Rochester, NY

one son: Kyle A. (Alisha) Bachman of Port Allegany, PA

four grandchildren Ayden and Ava Bachman and Lily and Willow Babcock

one sister: Kimberly Evans of Langhorn, PA

two brothers: Jeff( Dana) Backus of Eustis, FL and Gary (Tammy) Backus of Westminster, CO

She was preceded in death by her father.

Friends will be received on Saturday September 23, 2017 from 2-5PM in the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc. 105 N Main St. Funeral service will be held on Sunday September 24, 2017 at 1 PM in the funeral home, with the Rev. Randall Headley, officiating.

Memorial may be made toPort Allegany Fire Dept, the Port Allegany Ambulance service or the S.W. Smith Library.

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Arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc., Port Allegany.