Kelly Lynn Traub, 48, of Englewood, Fla., passed away Monday, March 17, 2014, after a courageous battle with a lengthy illness.
She was born Feb. 11, 1966, in Atlantic City, N.J., to Erman and Jackie Jester.
Kelly grew up in Brigantine, N.J., where she worked as a dental assistant, before spending many years in the casino industry. She moved to Englewood in 1998, and spent the last seven years working as a cashier for Winn-Dixie Liquors in Englewood.
Kelly is survived by her husband, Stephen Traub; mother, Jackie Jester of Englewood; brother, Jess Jester of Englewood; sister, Stacy Jester of Hammonton, N.J.; and her loving cats.
A memorial service will be held at a later time. Memorial donations may be made to Tidewell Hospice of Venice, Fla.; or the Suncoast Humane Society of Englewood.
Arrangements are by Alan Moore Funeral Home, Ellenton, Fla.