Tributes paid to Welwyn Garden City mum ahead of her funeral
PUBLISHED: 10:33 28 November 2017 | UPDATED: 10:39 28 November 2017
A funeral is taking place this week for a Welwyn Garden City mum-of-three who has been described as having "a heart of gold".
The funeral of Kellie Sutton, 30, of Pollards Close, is taking place this Friday at St Mary Magdalene Church at 12.30pm, in Hollybush Lane.
The family encourage anyone who knew Kellie to attend and to also join them after at Hatfield Lawn Cemetery at 2pm.
The mother, who left behind her three children aged 14, 11, and four, died on Saturday, August 26.
To pay for the funeral a JustGiving page was set up, which reached the family’s goal of £2,000.
Her many friends have paid tribute to an “angel” who “was always there for a cuppa and a chat whenever you needed one”.
Gemma Ealy said: “My dear friend Kel, I will love and miss you forever. Rest in paradise until we meet again.”
Leeann Doherty said: “She had a heart of gold and was beautiful inside and out.”
Claire Neate said: “Kellie was a neighbour and a good friend of mine for seven years.
“She always used to joke about taking our garden fence down so we could just stroll in to each other’s.
“We always helped each other out when needed with a cuppa, chat or a hug.”
Tanita Rolfe said: “She was the best in the world and I will always miss her so much.”
Kelly bedingfield said: “Love and miss you so much wifey. Really can’t believe I have lost my right arm. Life will never be the same with out you. RIP my beautiful angel.”
Stacey Camis said: “Kell was always a lovely friend and was always there for you whatever it may have been for. She would never turn you away.
“She was a fun-loving, caring person who always wore a smile on her face and made me giggle and sure to say there was never a dull moment.
“You’re going to be missed, but your memories I will remember for ever. Rest in peace kellie angel.”
Kay Vernon said: “Love and miss you so much Kel. Such a lively person and yet such a caring soul. RIP my angel.”
Sally Metcalfe said: “Kellie, a light as bright as yours can never be extinguished. You will shine forever.”
Lorraine Richardson said: “She was a sweet heart who always made me and Paul laugh.
“When she had her tan done her hands were covered, and when she ate my chilli it was always around her mouth.
“We will never forget her.”
Jennifer Tucker said: “To my girl kellie, words can’t really express how I’m feeling, but I know I feel very lucky to have had you in my life.
“You’ll forever be in my thoughts. Rest in paradise my dear friend.”
Samantha Jane said: “She was the funniest chick, always laughing.”
Michelle Sheriff said: “Kellie will be greatly missed by all of us.”
Kirsty Jonas said: “I’m thankful I met Kellie. She was always so happy, crazy and brought so much light to my life.
“We had so much fun when we were in our teens and she was my friend all the way through to my adulthood.
“She will be so missed and has taken a piece of my heart with her.”
Suzanne Taylor said: “I shared some great memories with Kellie when we were kids which I will cherish forever.
“I do regret though as we grew older we didn’t see as much of each other, but I would’ve always been there for her if she needed me.
“Kellie was a great cousin with a big personality and so full of life.
“I still can’t believe she has gone. Sleep tight Kel. Love you.”
Natalie Louise said: “Kellie, words can’t describe nor come close to tell you how much you are missed and how things are no longer the same.
“Knowing we are never to hear your infectious laugh, and be around you and your little ways again is truly heartbreaking.
“All we have are memories but the best ones at that. Sleep tight you beautiful human.”
Alexia Spathas said: “She was my oldest, dearest friend and I will miss her greatly.”