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Kraeer Funeral Home & Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens

200 West Copans Road, Pompano Beach, FL

OBITUARY

John E. Kerr

January 31, 1923June 3, 2019

On Monday, June 3rd, 2019, John E. Kerr, loving husband, father of 2, grandfather of 4, great grandfather of 7 and great-great grandfather of 1 passed away in Key West, FL at the age of 96. John Was born on January 31, 1923 in Tannersville, NY. He served in the Army during WWII, receiving Bronze Star and Purple Heart With Oak Leaf Cluster. John retired as a union carpenter after 35 years. He Served as an Elder at Covenant Word Church in Key West, FL for 11 years. On October 6, 1946 he married Dolores the Love Of His Life. They had two sons and one daughter.

He was respected and loved by his family and everyone whom he came in contact with. John was preceded in death by his father, Granville, his mother, Anna his son Michael and his great grandson Eli. He is survived by his wife Dolores, his two children, Kevin J.Kerr and Jeanne K.Sisco his 4 grandchildren, Erik, Stacey, Jason, and Kristina, 6 great grandchildren, Elijah, Alyssa, Michael, Rebecca, Kristian, Josiah and great-great grandchild, Rileigh.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 6th, 2019 at Kramer Funeral Home at Forest Lawn North Memorial Gardens, 200 W. Copans Road, Pompano Beach, FL at 10 o’clock A.M.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, June 6, 2019
  • Visitation Thursday, June 6, 2019
  • Graveside Service Thursday, June 6, 2019
  • Graveside Service Thursday, June 6, 2019

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