Robert G. Kelley


Robert G. Kelley of Millsboro, Del., passed away peacefully on Tuesday April 16, 2019, at Beebe Healthcare in Lewes, Del.

He was born in 1934 in King William County, Va., and resided in Montgomery County, Md., where he was a plant manager for the C & P Telephone Company and then founded Syscon Sales Corporation. Kelley later moved to Sussex County, Del., where he owned and operated two service stations in Seaford and Selbyville, Del., until his retirement in 1995. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Shirley Kelley; daughter, Sheri Milutin; son-in-law Kenneth Milutin; daughter Deb; grandson, Shawn Hunt and his wife, Beth; and three great-grandchildren, Hailey, Tyler and Katelynn.

Services will be held privately on Monday, April 29, 2019, for immediate family. Interment will be at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Millsboro, Del.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to the SPCA.

Condolences may be sent online at www.melsonfuneralservices.com.