Kelly Lynn Bechtol


Kelly Lynn Bechtol, 53, of Rushsylvania, passed away Thursday morning, July 25, 2019, at Mary Rutan Hospital, following an extended battle with ovarian cancer.

Kelly was born in Findlay on Sept. 29, 1965, to Darrel L. and Kathy Dian Fry Bradford. She was preceded in death by her mother.

Survivors include her fiancée Bill Andrews of Rushsylvania; her father, Darrel L. Bradford of Rushsylvania; son, Zachary (Allegra Fultz) Bechtol of Bellefontaine; grandson, Elijah Bechtol; a sister, Kimberly Griffen of Columbus; nephew, Marcus (Sarah) McBrien of Powell; niece, Amanda (Mark) Lowery of Powell; great-nieces Madison, Scarlet and Ellie; great-nephew, Lincoln; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, and extended family members.

A 1983 graduate of Benjamin Logan High School, Kelly worked at Plastipak in Jackson Center, for more than 20 years and was a supervisor; she loved her job and her co-workers. She enjoyed playing and watching sports, especially basketball. Kelly loved to spend time with and play with her grandson, Elijah.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 30, in Rushsylvania Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Logan County Cancer Society, c/o Mary Rutan Foundation, 205 Palmer Ave., Bellefontaine, OH  43311.

The family was assisted with funeral arrangements by the staff of Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Bellefontaine.

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