The daughter of Larry and Connie (McKim) Kelsey, she was born December 17, 1972 in Peoria, Illinois. On June 23, 1990, Heather was united in marriage to Brent Moore and to this union three children were born.
Heather is survived by her parents, Larry and Connie Kelsey of Brashear, MO; two sons, Cody Moore and fiancée, Sadie Schrage of Baring, MO and Matthew Moore of Hurdland, MO; one daughter and son-in-law, Deidre and Nathan Overstreet of Baring, MO; one brother and sister-in-law, Jeff and Stephanie Kelsey of Garden City, MO; one sister and brother-in-law, Lori and Brent Jackson of Downing, MO; one grandson, Kayden Moore, as well as several nieces, nephew, and great nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, including Beulah (Kelsey) Byers and one brother, Lawrence Gene Kelsey in infancy.
Heather received her education in Brashear R-II public school. She worked as a respiratory therapist several years at Northeast Regional and was last employed as a home health aide for R.A.I.L.
She was a member of The Crossing of Kirksville.
Funeral services were Friday, June 21, 2013 at Travis-Noe Funeral Home, Pastor Graeme Golding presided. Interment followed in the Willmathsville Cemetery in Willmathsville, Missouri.
Pallbearers were Jeff Kelsey, Tyler Kelsey, Nathan Overstreet, Corey Nichols, Brent Jackson and Ronald Moore.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Heather Kelsey Memorial Fund. Memorials may be left at or mailed to Travis-Noe Funeral Home, P.O. Box 306, Kirksville, MO 63501.