Kelly Marie Roy
Kelly Marie (Greene) Roy, (Binesiikwe – Thunderbird Woman) 37, of Red Lake entered the Spirit World Thursday, March 1, 2012 at her parents’ home in Blaine, MN.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 am Thursday, March 8, 2012 at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Red Lake, MN with Fr. Jerry Rogers officiating. A wake will begin at 2:00 pm, Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at the Red Lake Center in Red Lake and go until the time of service on Thursday. Interment will be at the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Red Lake, MN under the direction of the Cease Family Funeral Home of Bemidji.
Kelly was born April 13, 1974 to Kay (Desjarlait) and Glen Greene Sr. in Minneapolis, MN where she was raised until the age of 13 when she moved to Red Lake, MN with Kathy Cobenais and shortly after met her husband, William (Bill) Roy Jr. Kelly graduated from the Red Lake High School in 1992. She worked numerous jobs including Red Lake Casino, Red Lake IHS Hospital, Cass Lake IHS hospital, Personal Care Assistant and attended Northwest Technical College. She married her middle school sweetheart on April 7, 2001. Together they had three children Misty (Dana), Brian and Ahn’Draya Roy. One granddaughter, Rhianna May, who was her pride and joy. Kelly enjoyed taking pictures, listening to music, doing scrapbooks, decorating her house, baking, doing crafts and most of all she loved being with her family and teaching her granddaughter new things.
Survived by: • Parents: Kay & Glen Greene Sr. of Blaine, MN • Husband: William (Bill) Roy Jr. • Children: Misty, Brian & Ahn’Draya Roy of Red Lake • 2 Brothers: Glen Greene Jr. & Alan Matrious of Blaine, MN. • 1 sister: Rachael Greene of Blaine, MN. • Mother in-law, Marian Roy. Sister in-laws, Mary Ann (Richard) Cook and Wilma (Tony) Roy-Mondragon. Brother in-laws, Roland & Jim Roy all of Red Lake • Several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces & nephews • Granddaughter: Rhianna May • Special Great Niece: ShayeLeigh Sayers
Preceeded in Death by: • Her grandparents: Guy and Rachael Greene, Ramona Desjarlait, Father in-law, William Roy Sr. Son in-law Dana Dickenson.
Active Casketbearers: • Brian Desjarlait, Gary & David Cobenais, Leonard Spears, John Cobenais, Sr., Jesse Roy, Jeremy Martin, Rowdy May, Sam White, Chad Sumner, Stan Cook and Dana Dickenson.
Honorary Pallbearers: • Jill, Jenelle, Jo & Kathy Cobenais, Valerie & Donalda Desjarlait, Devonna Roy, Bobbi Jo Beaulieu, Dawn & Lylah Sayers, Richard, Lanae & Ashley Cook.