BOMET, Kenya - Hannah Mae Kelley, 13-month-old daughter of Aaron and Stephanie Kelley of Bomet, Kenya, went to her forever home on March 14, 2013.
Hannah is survived by her Mommy and Daddy and three older brothers, Noah, Jacob and Levi Kelley, who loved her dearly.
She is also survived by: grandparents, Steven and Connie Snyder and Jayne and Phil Wirrick; great grandmother, Rovena Walker; and great- grandfather, Albert Leach.
Hannah was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Douglas Kelley.
Hannah and her family had recently moved to Kenya from Allentown so her father could serve as a physician at Tenwek Mission Hospital, where the motto is "We Treat, Jesus Heals." Hannah has indeed been fully healed by Jesus.
A memorial service was held at Tenwek on Saturday, March 18, 2013, where the entire missionary and Kenyan family celebrated Hannah's life and worshipped her Creator.
Hannah's life will also be celebrated in both the Allentown area where the Kelleys lived prior to going to Kenya and in Hannah's parents' hometown of Mifflintown.
The first funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Salem Bible Church, Macungie. There will be a viewing held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 22, 2013, and from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 23, at the church.
Another funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, March 25, 2013, at Cedar Grove Brethren in Christ Church, Mifflintown.
A viewing will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, at the church.
A private interment will be held in Westminster Presbyterian Cemetery, in Mifflintown.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Samaritan's Purse, to support the family's continuing work in Tenwek. Donations can be sent to World Medical Missions, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607, and need to include the Kelley's project number; 004392.
Arrangements are provided by Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, Allentown.