Brian Andrew Kelly, 22, of Lancaster, PA passed away Monday, June 17, 2019. Brian bravely battled depression and anxiety for many years. He was the beloved son of Sean and Rosemarie (Giannola) Kelly.
Brian was a 2015 graduate of Conestoga Valley High School and was employed by Skyline Homes in Leola. A talented photographer & videographer, Brian was known for his creative music and skateboarding videos, which were his passion. He was also an avid snowboarder and skateboarder. Of the Catholic faith, Brian was a member of St. Anthony of Padua in Lancaster and also attended services at St. John Neumann with his mother.
In addition to his parents, Brian is survived by two sisters, Erin Elizabeth Fox and her husband Brad of Lewes, DE, Bridget Catherine Kelly and her husband Matt Hostetter of Lancaster, and two brothers, James Patrick Kelly and his wife Jaimie of Lancaster, and Devin Michael Kelly of Stamford, CT. Also surviving are his maternal grandparents Eugene and Patricia Giannola of Mount Prospect, IL and nieces and nephew Trinity Kelly, Juliet Fox, Axel and Rumer Kelly. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Raymond and Mary Kay Kelly.
Brian will be missed by his many loving aunts, uncles, and cousins in Illinois, California and Texas. He was preceded in death by his friend Christian Querry, whom he dearly loved.
Brian Kelly's family would like to thank the many friends and the caring staff at LGH Behavioral Health who supported Brian and his family in his fight. If you or a loved one is suffering from depression, we urge you to reach out for help. If having thoughts of suicide, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255, available 24 hours a day/seven days a week.
Family and friends will be received from 6-9 PM on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at the Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 3110 Lititz Pike, Lititz, PA. The funeral service on Monday will be private. For online condolences, visit Brian's Facebook page or SnyderFuneralHome.com