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November 30, 2021 - 9:54am

Virginia Mary "Kelly" Kreydt

posted by T.J. Woodward.

kreydt.jpg Virginia Mary “Kelly” Kreydt, of North Lyon St. in Batavia passed on Monday, November 29th with her family at her side, she was 89.  She was born in 1932 in Ellicottville, New York. She was the daughter of John and Cecelia Kelly, and was a graduate of Ellicottville High School and Mercyhurst College. 

She taught home economics at Batavia High School and Batavia Middle School, and she was the quintessential coach’s wife to her husband of fifty seven years John Kreydt.  She was an amazing cook, seamstress and baker who loved to teach her grandchildren all she knew, but most of all she lived for her family.

She is survived by her husband John of Batavia, her son Mark (Marcie) Kreydt of Ithaca, NY; daughter Molly (Michael) Drogo of Camillus, NY; grandchildren Kelsey (Ryan) St. Denis, Courtney, Trey, Katie and Anna, her sister Rosemary of Ellicottville, brother Joseph of Olean;     

There will be no prior calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 9:30 am at Resurrection Parish 303 East Main St. Batavia, NY 14020. A private family internment service will follow.                             

Memorial donations in lieu of flowers can be sent to Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Roswell Park Alliance Foundation, P.O. Box 631 Buffalo, NY 14240 https://www.roswellpark.org/giving. To leave thoughts or condolences please visit www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, NY 14020.

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