Mitchell F. Kelly, 27, of Arlington, VA and formerly of Warren, PA died Monday, September 22, 2014 at his residence. He was born May 1, 1987 in Warren, PA. He is the son of Dennis J. Kelly of Warren, PA. and the late Diane L. Raffaele Kelly. Mitchell was a resident of Arlington, VA for the past 5 years and a longtime Warren area resident. He was a 2005 graduate of Warren Area High School and a 2009 graduate of Penn State University Main Campus, where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. He was currently working to obtain his Master’s Degree. He was employed for the past 3 years with BAE Systems as a Certified Public Accountant. He was a member of St. Joseph R.C. Church. While in high school he was a member of the Warren Dragons Swim Team, and at the age of 10, was a Y.M.C.A. State Champion Swimmer. He enjoyed traveling, golfing, being outdoors, playing the piano and all sports. He loved spending time with family and friends, especially his 2 nephews and niece.
He is survived by his father, 4 siblings – Andrew D. Kelly and wife, Sara of Minocqua, WI., Olivia E. Kelly Zawacki and husband, Derek of Warren, PA., Douglas J. Kelly of Pitttsburgh, PA., Vanessa A. Kelly of Warren, PA., 2 Nephews – Brayden Kelly of Minocqua, WI., Aiden Zawacki and 1 Niece – Ashlynn Zawacki both of Warren, PA., his girlfriend – Kristen Decker of Durham, N.C. and formerly of Warren, PA.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents – Frank and Rose Mancuso Raffaele, his paternal grandparents – James A. and Dorothy Marturano Kelly.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA. Friday, September 26, 2014 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M. where a vigil service will be conducted Friday at 7:45 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. at St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, PA. Fr. Richard J. Toohey, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through the Warren Public Library Association, 205 Market Street, Warren, PA. 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com