Kelly Archer Wortman, 48, of Hawthorne, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018 from injuries received in an automobile accident. Born in Evanston, Illinois, she resided in Putnam County for 30 years moving here from Schaumburg, Illinois. Kelly worked 14 years as a billing and coding clerk with HCA Hospitals including Putnam Community and Orange Park Medical Centers. She loved the beach, shopping, having her hair and nails done, walking and exercising, nature walks and watching Housewives on TV. Kelly also loved spending time with her grandkids.
She was preceded in death by her father, William Archer.
Kelly is survived by a son, Branden Archer (Fiance’ Tiffany Croft) of Satsuma, a daughter, Kacy Archer of Satsuma, her mother, Mary Lou Petersen of Hawthorne, a brother, Darren Butler (Kathy) of Crystal Lake, IL, 2 sisters, Wendy Archer Soto (Eric) of park Ridge, IL and Patricia Mendlik (Paul) of Count Arlington Heights, IL, 3 grandchildren, Bentley Jase Archer, Nolan Grey Archer and Dax Lee Alvarez, several nieces and nephews and her life companion, Keith Dunkin.
Services celebrating Kelly’s life will be at 2:00 P.M. Friday, March 16, 2018 at Johnson-Overturf Chapel in Palatka with Preacher Mike Gulledge officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill West Cemetery in Palatka. The family will receive friends Friday from 1:00 P.M. until the time of services at 2:00 P.M.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Kelly’s Book of Memories page at www.johnsonoverturffunerals.com
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.