Kelly Lucy

Kelly Lucy

Kelly Jon Lucy, 51, of Maquoketa, Iowa, went home to be with his Creator and Savior Feb. 27, 2019.

A gathering of family and friends and celebration of Kelly’s life will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, March 8, at the Eagles Club, 1102 E. Platt St., Maquoketa. Cremation has taken place and burial will be at a later date. The Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa is caring for the family.

Kelly Jon Lucy was born July 31, 1967, in Rochelle, Illinois, to James and Linda Lucille (Gottlieaber) Lucy. He had worked as a laborer in various factories in Dubuque and Maquoketa.

Kelly enjoyed finding antiques, tinkering with cars, camping, and being with family and friends. He was a quiet man with a big smile and a big heart. He was always willing to help others.

Survivors include his father, James and Linda Lucy Sr. of Maquoketa, Iowa, and his mother Linda Lucille and Patrick Gegenheimer of Oxford, Iowa; daughters, Zoie Parker of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Jenna Lynn Lucy of Elwood, Iowa; brothers, Neil Larson of Dubuque, Iowa, Shane Larson of Coralville, Iowa, James (Misty) Lucy Jr. of Iowa City, Iowa, Shawn (Reberta) Lucy of Maquoketa, Iowa, Bobby (Cassandra) Lucy of Clinton, Iowa, Alex Gegenheimer of Oxford, Iowa, Austin Gegenheimer of Oxford, Iowa, and Anthony Gegenheimer of Oxford, Iowa; sisters, Shannon (Karl) Butterbaugh of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Brandi Marie Lucy of Maquoketa, Iowa; and many cousins, nephews and nieces.

He was preceded in death by his brother Timothy Michael Lucy and his grandparents.

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