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Sidney Wayne Kelley, 63

| September 29, 2022 1:00 AM

Sidney Wayne Kelley, 63, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, in Ponderay, Idaho.

Private family services have been held.

Wayne was born on Aug. 2, 1959, in Modesto, Calif., to James Simpson and Louise Kelley. He grew up and attended schools in Modesto.

Wayne moved to Sandpoint, Idaho, in 1992. He worked as a taxi driver and he worked for Clyde’s Towing, moving homes.

He enjoyed working and fishing. He is survived by seven children, Calena Washington of Las Vegas, Wayne Kelley of Stockton, Calif., Dawnjae Mobbs of Modesto, Jackson Kelley of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, Kayli Behrens of Seattle, Wash., Malcom Farrand of Sandpoint, and Justin Kelley of Ponderay; and nine siblings, Brenda, Wayne, Roger, Alvin, Shawn, Dawn, Ryan, Raina, and Bambi.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.

Lakeview Funeral Home in Sandpoint is handling the arrangements. Please visit Wayne’s online memorial at and sign his guestbook.

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