Lisa Jean Kelly
Lisa Kelly, 27, was a quiet neighbor on a quiet
Neighbors on Coolidge Street, in Swansea,
Mass., yesterday described her as someone who kept to herself but was
friendly. Some said they got to know her through her young daughter, Zoe, who
played with their children.
Bill Duquette and his wife, Chris, said they believed Kelly was a vegetarian,
because her daughter was. And they remembered Kelly as someone who would speak
up -- when the circumstances called for it.
"She was like a watchdog," said Chris Duquette.
"We had issues with people speeding up the street. She'd go up to them and
say, 'There are kids in this neighborhood.' "
"She was a sweet girl."
Tim and Joyce Levesque said they learned what
happened to their neighbor only yesterday.
"You think, 'Not in a small town,' " said
-- Journal staff writer Erin Emlock
Lisa Jean Kelly, 27; yoga instructor, therapist
Born in Norwood, Mass., she was the daughter of
Joseph C. Kelly of Auburn, Mass., and Barbara Jean (Ruggles) Ingle of
Ms. Kelly was a teacher of yoga at various
schools throughout the New England area, and was certified by the American
Organization for Bodywork as a practitioner of the therapies of Asia.
She was a graduate, with highest honors, of the
Community College of Rhode Island, receiving two associate's degrees, one in
arts and one in business. She held a diploma from the Boston Shiatsu School,
and was a third-degree therapist, graduating from the Usui Shiki Ryoho School.
She was included on the Dr. Edward Bach
Foundation International Register of Practitioners of Flower Remedies.
Besides her parents, she leaves a daughter, Zoe
Jean Kingsley of Swansea; a brother, Joseph Kelly of Pawtucket; and a sister,
Destiny Jean Nagle, and an aunt, Jacqueline Sewell, both of Attleboro.
source Providence Journal