Ruth Maxine Kelsey, 96, of Godfrey, passed away Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015, peacefully in her sleep at home of natural causes.
She leaves behind her son and caretaker, Jim Kelsey of Godfrey. She was preceded in death by her other two sons, Bill Powers and Edward Carter.
She was married to Eldridge “Bus” Kelsey, who also preceded her in death. She will be thought of often by her grandchildren, Dana King of Godfrey, Greg Powers of Alton, Noel Powers of Godfrey and Chris Johnson of Roxanna; four great-grandchildren and extended family.
Elias Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Alton is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences and guestbook may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.