Kelin McKnight Alley was born July 2, 1999 in Overland Park, Kansas and
departed this life on August 9, 2022 in Independence, Missouri at the age of 23
years, 1 month and 7 days.
He was the son of Anthony Alan Abbott and Nicole Renee Alley.
Kelin spent most of his life in Pleasant Hill, Missouri and attended Pleasant Hill
Schools. After high school, Kelin worked various jobs including food service, as a
security guard and retail. At the time of his death, he was employed at Pleasant
Discount Liquors & Smokes in Pleasant Hill, Missouri.
Kelin loved children, animals, motorcycles, cars, and music. He was a free spirit
with a heart of gold. He will be missed by all those who loved him.
Kelin was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Larry Abbott.
He is survived by his father, Anthony Alan Abbott of Blue Springs, Missouri; his
mother, Nicole Renee Alley of Pleasant Hill, Missouri; step-mother, Roxanne
Abbott of Petitcodiac, New Brunswick, Canada; paternal grandmother, Helen
Abbott of Kansas City, Missouri; maternal grandmother, Candia Dorman of
Pleasant Hill, Missouri; maternal grandfather, Gary Alley of Florida; one brother,
Hunter Phoenix Abbott of Petitcodiac, New Brunswick, Canada; 4 sisters, Kelsie
Raven Way of Platte City, Missouri, Daryan Michelle Herrick of Lawrence,
Kansas, Mariah Kristine Way-Abbott of Platte City, Missouri and Alexandria
Rose Prosser of Saint Augustine, Florida; many aunts, uncles, cousins, other
relatives and many, many friends.
The family of Kelin McKnight Alley will host a Celebration of Life from 6:00 –
9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at Big Iron Town, 29608 E. 179 th
Street, Pleasant Hill, Missouri.
Cremation arrangements entrusted to Wallace Funeral Home.