Cover photo for Edward Kelsey Elling's Obituary
Edward Kelsey Elling Profile Photo

Edward Kelsey Elling

d. October 12, 2021

Edward Kelsey Elling, 69, of Mahaffey, peacefully passed away Tuesday, October 12, 2021 in Pittsburgh.

He was born October 28, 1951 to Edward E. and Louise (Campbell) Elling in Punxsutawney.

Ed was a graduate of Purchase Line High School. He was currently serving as a Bell Township Supervisor. Ed wore many hats in his employment, he was a mechanic, drove coal truck, owned Elling Logging, operated heavy equipment and most recently drove water truck for Huey Brothers. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, working on tractors but most of all loved spending time with his family and being everyone’s boss.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Debra A. (Seger) Elling, Mahaffey, two daughters, Rhonda L. Heverley, and husband Bill, Brockport, Becca “Bub” L. Rummel and husband Mike, Mahaffey, six grandchildren, Michael “My Boy” Rummel, Tyler Heverley, Makenna “Boog” Rummel, Kelsey Heverley, Lizzie “Wooee” Heverley, Ryan Heverley, a sister, Debbie Cessna and husband Bob, Glen Campbell, a “special caring, funny, go-to brother, Kevin L. Elling, and wife Leesa, Mahaffey, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

At Edward's request, funeral services will be private.

Burial will take place at Burnside Cemetery.

To share a memory, visit,

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Edward Kelsey Elling, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Private family final farewell

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Photo Gallery

Visits: 50

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree