Rich Kelly, a 1966 Chardon graduate, spent some time at Kent State after CHS days, but didn’t finish up degree. Worked for Ohio Bell for a while, finally got into US Postal Service in 1980, retired in 2011 after career as letter carrier.
Rich is a former high school basketball official. He also spent 5 years with the Gazette Newspapers, one year with The News-Heraldn and 13 with the Star Beacon in Ashtabula.
Rich lives in Jefferson with wife Joan.