Margaret M. Kellen

By on May 17, 2012

Margaret M. Kellen, 73, of Aurora, passed away Friday, May 11, 2012, at Provena Mercy Center. She was born June 28, 1938, in DeKalb, Ill., the daughter of the late Louis and Leona (Gallery) Kinniry.

Margaret was united in marriage to Daniel L. Kellen in 1957 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in DeKalb. She and her family were life-time parishioners of St. Gertrude Catholic Church in Chicago.

She is survived by her three children, Louis (Shari) Kellen of Lake Villa, Ill., Maureen Cervantes of Fort Worth, Texas, and Patrick (Jennifer) Kellen of St. Charles; her grandchildren, Sarah, Thomas, Maggie, Drew, Leo and Lexi; her sisters, Joanne (Paul) Blatt of Tucson, Ariz., and Sheila Kinniry of Florida; and many in-laws, nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel L. Kellen in 2008.

Visitation was held Wednesday, May 16, at The Healy Chapel, 370 Division Dr., Sugar Grove. Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, May 17, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 302 Fisk Ave. DeKalb, IL. Interment will take place at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. For further information, please call (630) 466-1330 or visit to sign the online guestbook.