Kellie Denise Mullen, 42, died Thursday, (June 1, 2006) at Community Hospital of McCook after a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born July 20, 1963, in McCook, to Robert Paul and Marilyn Louise (Brown) Malleck. She graduated from McCook High School in 1982 and McCook Community College in 1984.
On Oct. 15, 1983, she married James D. Mullen in McCook. She was a homemaker and she and Jim owned and operated the Maywood Market from 1996 to 2004. They moved to McCook in late 2004.
She was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church and Altar Society.
She was preceded in death by her father, Robert, on Jan. 15, 2006; and one brother, Christopher Malleck.
Survivors include her husband, James Mullen of McCook; two daughters, Jessica Dawn and husband, Casey Meguire, of Trenton, and Ashlie Diane and husband, Albano DaCosta, of Kearney; one son, Joshua James Mullen of McCook; her mother, Marilyn Malleck of McCook; one brother, Ray Malleck and wife, Joyce, of Holyoke, Colo.; two sisters, Joan and husband, Randy Bass, of Culbertson, and Cheryl and husband, Deon Leitner, of McCook; and two grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, 10 a.m. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church with the Rev. Gary Brethour officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery.
Rosary will be Sunday, 7 p.m. at Carpenter Breland.
Visitation will be today until 5 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon, and Sunday from 4 p.m. until time of rosary. Friends may go online and leave condolences at www.carpenterbreland.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given in her name.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.