Marilyn I. Kelly-Kaiser, a longtime resident of Narrowsburg, NY, died Thursday, March 4, 2021 at home. The daughter of the late Joseph H and Irene M (Connolly) Watson, Marilyn was born on January 27, 1953 in Brooklyn, NY. She was married to Andrew Kaiser.
Marilyn was a registered nurse and retired from Grover M. Herman Hospital, a division of Catskill Regional Medical in Callicoon, NY. She was a member of the Auxiliary at Grover M. Herman Hospital and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Lava Cemetery.
A family statement reads: “Marilyn was a loving and caring wife, mother and grandma, affectionately referred to by her grandchildren as ‘Na.’ She loved to travel, with Maine, Finger Lakes and Disney being some of her favorite destinations. She also enjoyed crocheting, spending time with family and keeping in touch with friends. Her memory will always be in our hearts.”
She is survived by her husband, Andrew; her son, Michael Kelly, and his wife, Angela; her daughter, Kristen Holt, and her husband, David; and her stepson, warrant officer Steven Kaiser, and his wife, Shanel; her seven grandchildren: Meghan and Allison Kelly; Ethan and Caleb Holt; and Maddox, Sienna and Brielle Kaiser.
Marilyn was predeceased by her parents and stepsons, army specialist Anthony A. Kaiser and Brian John Kaiser.
Funeral services will be private.
Donations can be made to the Grover M. Herman Auxilary: 8881 Rte. 97, Callicoon, NY 12723.
Arrangements are by the Harrison Rasmussen Funeral Home, 3412 Rte. 97, Barryville, NY 12719 (845/557-8010).