Ronald James Noel KELLY
- Born: 24 Nov 1917, Hobart, Tas
- Marriage: Noreen Natalie
BOURNE on 14 Nov 1942 in Holy Trinity Church, East Melbourne, Vic
- Died: 16 Aug 1976, Blairgowrie, Vic at age 58
- Buried: Rye Cemetery, Vic
Cause of his death was Heart Attack.
Given Names: Ronald James Noel178
Campbell Street HOBART
Father/Spouse Surname: Arthur William KELLY
Mother/Spouse Given Names: Hope Angela Victoria KELLY nee Lockley
Date: 1917-11-24, Sex: M
Registration Year: 1917, Registration Number: 5095
Married Holy Trinity Church East Melbourne
Ron's mother died in 1936 but had been ill for some time. His sister Rhonda
helped raise the children.
When his first child was born, the family was living in South Melbourne across the road from the Sweppts family. They
applied for government housing due to an infestation of rodents and the
effect it was having on his child’s health. The family then moved to 43 Frankston St Regent where they stayed until the children left
home. Ron sold a block of land in Ivanhoe near the fire brigade station and
purchased a block at 10 Happy Valley Ave, Blairgowrie and had a builder put
up the frame and outside cladding and Ron finished the house inside with
lining board supplied by ?. The family would go down to Blairgowrie on
weekends in the late 1950s.
Ron was a fitter and turner and worked in Plenty Rd Preston for many years.
Ron and Noreen shifted to Blairgowrie after the children left home where he
Noreen Natalie BOURNE, daughter of Edwin Henry BOURNE and Eunice Sybil
(Sybil) HOLMES, on 14 Nov 1942 in Holy Trinity Church, East
Melbourne, Vic. (Noreen
Natalie BOURNE was born on 15 Jun 1921 in Hobart, Tas, died on 16 May 2003 in
Rosebud, Vic and was buried in Rye Cemetery, Vic.) The cause of her death was