Evelyn Kerr Obituary

Evelyn E. Kerr
Evelyn E. Kerr
Evelyn E. Kerr

April 12, 1921 - June 29, 2005
Born in Omaha, NE
Resided in Johnston, IA
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Evelyn Kerr, 84, passed away at Bishop Drumm Care Center on Wednesday, June 29, 2005. A loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, she lived most of her life in Red Oak, Iowa.

She was born on April 13, 1921, and raised in Omaha, NE. During WWII, Evelyn was employed at a bomber plant in Omaha where she met her husband David. They were married March 3, 1945.

Evelyn was active in the First Baptist Church and Eastern Star. Evelyn was a homemaker who enjoyed baking and sewing, often making outfits and doll clothes for her daughters. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

Mrs. Kerr was preceded in death by her husband, Dave, and an infant son. She is survived by daughters Barbara (Randy Gruber) of Shenandoah, Iowa, Kathy (Carl Selles) of Denver, Colorado, sons David (Cathy) of Johnston, Iowa, and Donald (Ginny) of Urbandale, Iowa. Also survived by 8 grandchildren: Nathan, Eric, Lynae, Sean, Austin, Brett, Brian, and Laura, and 1 great-grandchild, Ashley. Also survived by brothers Howard (Kathy), Lawrence (Jean), and Floyd Kofoed.

Visitation will be Friday, July 1, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM, at Westover Funeral Home. Services will be held at 11:00 Saturday, also at Westover, with burial to follow at Glendale Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Greater Iowa Alzheimer’s Association.

ARRANGEMENTS BY WESTOVER FUNERAL HOME.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Friday, July 1, 2005
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Service
Westover Funeral Home
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Saturday, July 2, 2005
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Saturday, July 2, 2005