site image
site image


Linda C. (Tapp) Kelly

January 4, 1942 ~ December 9, 2018 (age 76)

Linda C. (Tapp) Kelly, age 76, of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away at 11:08 A.M. Sunday, December 9, 2018 at her residence.

She was born in Big Springs, Ohio January 4, 1942, to the late Amos and Odetta Mae (Titus) Tapp. 

On August 25, 1958, in Mt. Victory, Ohio she married Donald W. Kelly and he preceded her in death November 22, 2009. A daughter, Terri Thompson; a grandson, Chad Huffman and two sisters, Beverly McKinley and LouAnn Craig also preceded Linda in death.

She is survived by her daughters, Pamela (Rick) Crumm, and Lisa Huffman, both of Bellefontaine; grandchildren, Rick (Amanda) Crumm Jr., Mindy (Joe) Thompson, Dustin Huffman, David (Stacy) Crumm, Shane (Ariel) Huffman, and Anthony (Tiffany) Thompson; eleven great grandchildren; a brother, Roger Tapp of Bellefontaine and numerous nieces and nephews. 

Linda worked as a housekeeper at Logan Acres for seventeen years.  She was a devoted mother and grandmother.  Linda loved being with and watching her grandkids and great grandkids.  She loved flowers and going shopping.  Linda was a tough “cookie” and will be missed by all who loved and knew her.

Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 P.M. Sunday, December 16, 2018 at the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine. 

Pastor Lloyd Ferguson will officiate the funeral service at 10:00 A.M. December 17, 2018 at the funeral home.

Burial will follow the funeral service at the Rushsylvania Cemetery in Rushsylvania, Ohio. 

The arrangements are in the care of the staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Bellefontaine.



Donations may be made to:

Universal Home Health & Hospice Care
701 S. Main St., Bellefontaine OH 43311

© 2019 Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS