Photo from Brigid Kelly’s FaceBook page

Flags of county-owned buildings be flown at half-staff to honor Brigid Kelly

Hamilton County, Ohio – After a two-year battle with cancer and entering hospice care, and just one week after announcing that she needed to step down as Hamilton County Auditor, Brigid Kelly passed on Tuesday.

Kelly served as a State representative from 2016 until 2023. Chief Deputy Auditor Amy Humphrey will be the interim auditor until the the  County Democratic Party appoints a replacement. That replacement would be for the remainder of 2024.

Statement from the family of Brigid Kelly

We sadly report that our dear one, Brigid Kelly, passed on Tuesday evening at her home. She was surrounded by love and peace after waging a two-year battle with cancer. Brigid’s failing health necessitated her recent resignation as Hamilton County Auditor. She was a treasured wife, daughter and sister, a valued friend and a true public servant. Funeral services are pending.

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