Aejae Kelly was born February 22, 1979 in Cottage Grove Oregon, the younger of identical twins. Aejae died unexpectedly in Portland, Oregon on January 24th, 2020. Aejae was an epilepsy survivor and a long-time volunteer at Rosehaven, a shelter for women and children in Portland. Rosehaven held a memorial service for Aejae on Feb 7 to honor the over 20 years of kind compassionate service for others. Aejae is survived by their twin, Meghan Kelly, partner Jay Jones, parents, Cecil and Lorraine Simons of Cottage Grove, older sister Patti Guerra, older half-sisters Terri Jo Schlatter and Angie Chester, step sisters Claire and Robin Simons, nieces and nephews, and grandmother Doris Rawlings.
Cremation was arranged by Crown Memorial Centers.
A celebration of Aejae’s life will be held on the twin’s birthday, February 22nd, 2020 with friends and family at the London Grange in Cottage Grove, Oregon, at 1pm.
In lieu of flowers, their family requests that donations be made to Rosehaven or Charity of your choice.