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Grace
Fella (Kelly)

July 24, 1924 – October 24, 2018

Grace Fella
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Obituary for Grace Fella (Kelly)

Grace K. Fella, 94, of Katy, TX, formerly of Bethlehem, PA, entered eternal life on October 24, 2018, while in the care of The Grace Care Center of Katy. She was the beloved wife of the late Edward S. Fella. They shared 48 years of marriage before his passing on October 8, 2013. Born in Bethlehem, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Margaret (Kline) Kelly. She graduated from Hellertown High School in 1942 and served in the U. S. Army during WWII. Later she became a bookkeeper at Fella Studios, where she met her soon to be husband Edward. After the passing of Edward's brother, Bernie, they purchased the Calvin and Fella Studio in Allentown. She remained working together with her husband until they retired. Grace was a former member of Holy Ghost R. C. Church, Bethlehem.

Survivors: She is survived by her daughter, Edith "Dee" Pankonien (Michael) of Katy, TX; 5 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren; a stepdaughter, Diane Miller (John) of Moorsville, NC and nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by a son, Terry Robertson in 2010, sisters, Beatrice Dougherty, Marguerite Schrantz, Dorothy Bauder, Betty Dimmich, Katherine Yons, brothers, Francis Kelly and Joseph Kelly.

Services: Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, from 10-11:00 A.M. followed by a funeral service at 11:00 A.M. all from the JAMES FUNERAL HOME, 527 Center St. Bethlehem. Burial will be in Hellertown Union Cemetery.

Contributions: In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001, would be appreciated.
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When Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am
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James Funeral Home & Cremation Service, PC
Address
527 Center Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Location Information
Between Market and Broad Streets on Center Street.

Service Information

When
Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 11:00am
Location
James Funeral Home & Cremation Service, PC
Address
527 Center Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Location Information
Between Market and Broad Streets on Center Street.

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Burial will be in Hellertown Union Cemetery alongside her beloved husband, Ed.
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(610) 867-4617 James Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC
527 Center Street
BETHLEHEM, PA 18018
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(610) 867-4617 James Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC
527 Center Street
BETHLEHEM, PA 18018
Email: jamesfuneralhome@aol.com
(610) 867-4617 James Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC
527 Center Street
BETHLEHEM, PA 18018
Email: jamesfuneralhome@aol.com
(610) 867-4617 James Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC
527 Center Street
BETHLEHEM, PA 18018
Email: jamesfuneralhome@aol.com
(610) 867-4617 James Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC
527 Center Street
BETHLEHEM, PA 18018
Email: jamesfuneralhome@aol.com