In loving memory of

Carlton W. Kelsey
October 1, 1937 - December 28, 2021

Carl Kelsey, 84 years old, born on October 1, 1937 in Woodbury, NJ, passed away peacefully in his sleep December 28, 2021 at his home in Ephrata, PA. The beloved husband of Amelia "Honey" Kelsey, Carl and Honey were married 62 years. Carl and Honey had three beautiful children (Larry, Nelson, and Carol) that they love very much and were the light of their lives. Carl was the son of Clara and William Kelsey. Carl deeply loved his siblings George, Allen, Roy, Rodney, Dorothy, Idalie, and Richard.

For his professional endeavors, Carl was an active member of the Boilermakers Union working both at the Philadelphia and New York shipyards as a Journeyman Pipefitter. Later in his career Carl managed two Mobile Home communities located in Southern NJ.

Touching the lives of many with his kindness, warmth, and laughter, Carl was at his happiest when surrounded by family and friends. As an active member of the Berean Bible Church, Carl was deeply devoted to his Christian faith.

A viewing for Carl will be held at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE, on Saturday, January 8, 2022 at 10:00am, followed by the funeral service at 11:00am.

Interment services will be held at New Camden Cemetery, Mt. Ephraim Avenue, Camden, NJ 08104.


Pastor Kelly Sensenig wrote on Jan 8, 2022:

"To Honey and the Family, Carl was a unique man who loved God and the truth of His Word. His life was a testimony for the glory of God. He will also be greatly missed by his home church. May God grant all the family His peace and comfort during this time. Pastor Kelly and Berean Bible Church "

Steven Herman wrote on Jan 5, 2022:

"To Honey and the family, Please accept our deep sympathy on the passing of Carl. It was an honor to know him, and to witness his life of love and faith, which lives on in eternity! Pastor Steve and Mildred Herman"

Barbara Cameron wrote on Jan 5, 2022:

"Dear Honey I am so sorry to hear that Carl has left us I loved Carl, and I love you.My sincere condolences to you and his children.God b!ess. Barbara Cameron and family."

Helen Lehman wrote on Jan 4, 2022:

"So very sorry for your loss, Carl was a good man With deepest condolences the Lehman Family"