October 6, 2021
Dolores Kavan Kelly passed away on Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 in Haxtun at the age of 89.
She was born Feb. 26, 1932 at Porter Hospital in Denver. Dolores was the youngest of three children born to Edward Benedict and Agnes Shavlik Kavan. She attended Denver Parochial Schools, including St. Vincent DePaul grade school and graduated from St. Mary's Academy in 1949. Dolores graduated with an English education major from Colorado State University in 1953 with Phi Beta Kappa honors. She was active in many clubs at CSU and was president of her sorority, Sigma Kappa.
She married her colle...