Howard Kelly Retires From Santa Fe Railway

Howard Kelly, conductor on the Santa Fe Railway, retired September 26 after 33 years with the company.

He began his career July 9, 1941 as a brakeman and was promoted to conductor May 20.

Kelly’s hobbies include archery, hunting, fishing, sky diving, and traveling. He is a member of the United, Methodist Church; a former member of the Marceline school board; and served in the Marine Corp in World War Two.

Kelly and his wife, Vetta, reside at 120. E. Howe, Marceline.

From: Brookfield Daily News-Bulletin; October 1, 1974

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