Kylee Martelli Obituary was an American rising model and actress who rose to fame on the MTV reality series Teen Mom 2. In 2018, she died at the age of 20.
Kylee Martelli, 30, of Wellsville, died on Saturday, September 1st in Wellsville Hospital. Kylee was born on October 15th in Wellsville, the daughter of the late John and Paula (Garvey) Martelli. Kylee was a graduate of Wellsville High School and attended SUNY Geneseo. She was employed at the Wellsville Post Office for over 9 years.
She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Kylee is survived by her father John Martelli of Wellsville; mother Paula Garvey of Wellsville; brother Matt (Kristin) Martelli of Baldwinsville; sister Meghan (Justin) Reyburn of Kent; niece.
Kaitlyn Reyburn of Kent; nephew Caden Reyburn of Kent; great-nephews Austin and Aiden Reyburn and great-niece Avery Reyburn. Kylee was predeceased by her grandparents Pietro and Anna Garvey, and uncle Jason Martelli. Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Monday, September 3rd at the Michael J. McGowan Funeral Home in Wellsville with Rev. Bill Pestilli officiating. Burial will follow in the Sunset Hills Cemetery in Kent
Overview of the Life of Kylee Martelli
Kylee Martelli, a longtime resident of the Finger Lakes region, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 10 after a long battle with ovarian cancer. She was 39 years old.
As a child, Kylee enjoyed dancing and gymnastics and competed in regional and national competitions. She studied dance at Ithaca College before transferring to the University of New Hampshire where she earned her bachelor’s degree in dance.
After college, she worked as a freelance choreographer for a number of years before moving to the Finger Lakes region in 2006 to begin her own choreography company, Kaleidoscope Dance Theater.
Kylee’s passion for dance led her to become heavily involved in the local community, serving as president of the Finger Lakes Chapter of Dance Federation USA (2006-2007) and on the executive board of the East Central Association of Dance Educators (2007-2013).
She also served on the Board of Directors for Healing Arts United Way (2012-2015) and was a member of The Ohio Ballet Theatre Foundation Board (2013-2015). In addition to her work as a choreographer, Kylee was an accomplished teacher and has dedicated herself to helping other dancers develop their skills.
Kylee’s Family Tree
Kylee Martelli passed away on September 5, 2018, after a long battle with cancer. She was born and raised in New York City and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Kylee was a vibrant person who loved making people laugh. She was an amazing mother to her two children, Cameron and Averi, and will be deeply missed. The staff at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center are grateful for the wonderful care Kylee received during her illness.
Laid to Rest at Oak Hill Cemetery
Kylee Martelli, 24, of Brookfield, passed away Sept. 1 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Sheboygan. She was born Nov. 4, 1991, in Sheboygan to Rick (Terri) and Lisa (Nelson) Martelli. Kylee was a 2004 graduate of Sheboygan West High School. After graduation, she attended the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay where she was a member of the Delta Zeta sorority and the La Crosse Dance Marathon Team.
Kylee enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, dancing, baking, and spending time outdoors hiking and kayaking.
Kylee is survived by her parents Rick and Terri Martelli of Brookfield; her sister Leah Martelli of Sheboygan; paternal grandparents Jerry and Paula (Diedrichsen) Martelli of Sheboygan; maternal grandparents Roger and Donna Nelson of Franksville, Wis.; brother Ryan Martelli of Green Bay; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. In addition to her parents.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather Roger Nelson on Dec. 9, 2009; paternal grandmother Eugenia (Link) Martelli on Nov. 6, 2000; paternal great-grandmother Johanna (Schmidt) Martelli on Feb