George Donald Kelly, 78, owner of hydronics rep firm George D. Kelly & Associates, died March 14, 2007. He was instrumental in the introduction of many European products into the Midwest in the early ’80s - Grundfos pumps, Wirsbo (Uponor), Vaillant boilers, Danfoss, Elge, etc. Kelly retired from the business in the early ’90s.

He is survived by his wife, Marilou; children Stephen Kelly, Donald Kelly and Charles Kelly; 13 grandchildren; a cousin and an uncle. Funeral services were held March 17 at St. Martins Church. The family asks that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the church (St. Martins Church, 6295 Chagrin River Rd., Bentleyville, OH 44022-3544).