SCARBOROUGH – Virginia L. Barnes Kelley, 85, of Piper Shores, formerly of Stratton Woods Condominium in Scarborough, died Wednesday, July 5, 2006, at Piper Shores after a long illness. She was born April 13, 1921, in Providence, R.I., a daughter of Charles E. and Mary (Coombs) Barnes. She moved to Eastport at an early age and attended Eastport schools, graduating from Shead Memorial High School in 1937. On Oct. 24, 1945, she married Joseph G. Kelley Jr. Mrs. Kelley worked at J.J. Newberry Co. in Eastport as a cashier for several years until she was transferred to the Bangor store after her marriage. Due to her husband being transferred around the state for his job, she worked at various retail stores from Bath to Caribou. She joined the Northern National Bank in Caribou where she worked as a teller. She was promoted to consumer loan specialist and served the bank in that capacity until her retirement. She was a communicant of St. Maximillian Kolbe Parish of Scarborough. She had been an active member of the Holy Rosary Church in Caribou. She served the church by counting the weekly collections and served as the secretary in Caribou for the First Bishop’s Campaign which lasted for three years. For her efforts she was recognized by the Bishop at a special Mass and dinner after the dedication of the restored Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Portland in the late 1960s. She was predeceased by her parents; and one brother, Charles Barnes Jr. who died in 1994. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Joseph G. Kelley Jr. of Scarborough; a brother, Ralph H. Barnes and his wife, Connie, of Seekonk, Mass.; a special nephew, Charles H. Barnes and his wife, Donna, of Caribou; four nieces, one additional nephew and several great-nieces and great-nephews. Visiting hours will be held 4-8 p.m. Sunday, July 9, at Jones, Rich & Hutchins Funeral Home, 199 Woodford St., Portland. Prayers will be recited 10 a.m. Monday, July 10, at the funeral home, with a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated 11 a.m. in St. Maximillian Kolbe Church, 150 Blackpoint Rd., Scarborough. Committal services will be held noon Tuesday, July 11, at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Bangor. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Piper Shores Memorial Fund, 15 Piper Rd. Scarborough, ME 04074 or to the Hospice of Southern Maine, 901 Washington Ave., Portland, ME 04103 in Mrs. Kelley’s memory. Those desiring may send a tribute in her memory by visiting