After a brief recurrence of Melanoma cancer, WestCAT Board Alternate Director and former Hercules City Councilman Bill Kelly has died.

Bill was an advocate and supporter of public transportation and provided positive feedback and thoughtful insight to the WestCAT Board and staff. Bill served for several years as an Alternate on the WestCAT Board of Directors during his term as a Hercules City Councilman beginning in 2012. He will be missed. The WestCAT Board of Directors and WestCAT staff would like to extend their deepest sympathies to Bill’s family. Bill passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017. There will be a Rosary and Visitation at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 17 at St. Joseph’s Mortuary, 2540 Church Lane, San Pablo, and a Funeral Mass for Kelly at 1 p.m. Feb. 18 at St. Patrick Church, 907 Seventh Ave., Rodeo.