A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 19, at All Saints Cemetery in Kenosha.
Memorials would be appreciated to the Brookside Activity Fund.
Bruch Funeral Home in Kenosha assisted with arrangements.
Mrs. Kelps was born on June 12, 1920, in Kenosha, a daughter of the late Peter and Elizabeth Petersen. She was educated in Kenosha schools.
She was married to Victor Kelps on Oct. 31, 1942, in Kenosha. He died in November 1987.
She worked part time as a beautician for many years.
Survivors include one son, Bob (Sandie), Sheboygan; one grandson, Dave Kelps, Middleton; one son-in-law, Mike Marksteiner, Stevens Point; two nephews; and two nieces.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Vicki Marksteiner; one sister, Lillian Lubniewski; and one brother, William Petersen.