Alice J. Kelly (Kucinski), 89, of Mashpee, MA, formerly of Auburn, MA, passed away peacefully, Saturday, February 10, 2018 at Bridges by Epoch in Mashpee. She was the beloved wife of the late George F. Kelly and the daughter of the late Joseph and Pauline (Jacobus) Kucinski.
Alice grew up in Bloomfield, New Jersey, and was active in gymnastics and archery. After high school, she modeled for the John Robert Powers Agency in New York before marrying George in 1952. She and George moved to Massachusetts in 1956 and she supported George in building his business, Kelly Buick, while raising her five children. Alice and George retired to Popponesset Beach and Marco Island. She worshipped at Christ the King Church in Mashpee, MA.
Alice is survived by her loving children, Patricia Primeau of North Attleboro, George Kelly Jr. of Rockland, Robert Kelly and wife Debra of Downingtown, PA, Kimberly Avis and husband Christopher of Mashpee, MA, her brother Bernard Kucinski, 11 grandchildren, Sean Lucas and wife Tana, Brian Lucas and wife Jennifer, Christopher, Liane, and Michael Primeau, Geof Kelly and his wife Renee, Jackie Kelly, Michelle Bohm (Kelly) and her husband Zachary Bohm, and Victoria and Jonathan Avis. She also leaves three great grandchildren, Maryn and Connor Lucas and Cooper Kelly, and her son in-law Jack Lucas. She is predeceased by her daughter Junellen Lucas, her grandson Nicholas Kelly, her brother Alfred, and her sister Gloria.
Visiting hours will be held Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 4:00pm - 7:00pm at Chapman Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, 74 Algonquin Ave (RTE 151), Mashpee, MA. Funeral Mass will be held Friday, February 16, 2018 at 12:00 pm at Christ the King Parish, 3 Job's Fishing Road, Mashpee, MA. Interment will follow at 1:45 pm at the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Connery Ave, Bourne, MA.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Alice to the Alzheimer’s Association, 473 South Street West, Suite 3, Raynham, MA 02767 OR online at www.alz.org.