A memorial service to celebrate the life of William Thomas Shelly, Jr. 57, of Elgin will be private. Mr. Shelly died Friday, March 23, 2012. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of Mr. & Mrs. William Thomas Shelly, Sr. Mr. Shelly was a hard working devoted family man and made a life out of inspiring all those that knew him. He showed his family the true meaning of what a husband and loving father should be. He he will forever be missed.
Surviving are his wife, Debra Lynn Merk Shelly; sons, Matthew Cullari and Justin Thomas Shelly of Elgin, brother-in-law, Mike Immordino, sister-in-law Cindy Immordino; nieces, Donna and Amy Immordino and mother-in-law Donna Merk.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel, in in charge arrangements. On-line condoliences may be sent to the Shelly family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.