Charles R. Kelly, 85, died April 15, 2013.

He was born Sept. 30, 1927, in Staten Island, N.Y., where he was raised.

A carpenter by trade, he resided for the last 13 years in New Milford with his son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Toni Kelly, and six grandchildren.

He loved to read the Bible, watch sports, garden and play with his grandchildren.

Calling hours will be held April 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at Caseys Funeral Home, 350 Slosson Ave., Staten Island. A funeral Mass will be held April 20 at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, West Brighton, Staten Island.