Lynnfield - Mrs. Joanne M. (Paine) Kellett, age 75, passed away peacefully at the Kaplan Family Hospice in Danvers on Saturday, February 15th. She was the wife of the late J. Richard Kellett.
Born in Lynn and raised in Saugus, Mrs. Kellett was the daughter of the late Lester and Maude (Davis) Paine. She worked as an LPN for private care agencies. A resident of Lynnfield since 1969, she was involved in many organizations; 4H Club of Lynnfield, she was a Blue Bird Troop Leader, member of the “Hole in One” club at the Colonial Country Club in Lynnfield. She enjoyed gardening, traveling, vacationing in Maine and playing golf. Joanne always had a smile on her face and was known for lending a helping hand to those around her.
Mrs. Kellett is survived by her son, James Kellett of Lynnfield and her grandchildren, Ashley, Alyson and Jimmy. She is predeceased by her brother Lester W. Paine.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association of Massachusetts at www.alz.org/manh
Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave, Saugus on Thursday, 4-8 p.m. Funeral from the funeral home on Friday at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral mass at Our Lady of the Assumption, 758 Salem St, Lynnfield at 10 a.m. Interment at Willow Cemetery in Lynnfield.
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