Obituary for Winifred "Gail" Kerr


Winifred "Gail" Kerr

Winifred “Gail” Kerr, 56 of Pierceton, Indiana passed away at 5:55 pm Thursday, August 6, 2015 in Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

On December 5, 1958, she was born in Warsaw, Indiana to Albert and Joyce (Howe) Barber. She was united in marriage to Richard “Rick” Kerr on August 17, 1995 in Pierceton, Indiana, who survives.

A lifetime resident of Kosciusko County, Gail worked for Warsaw Coil, Othy and then Paragon Medical. She was a member of American Legion Auxiliary, Pierceton. Gail enjoyed spending time with her grandkids and her dog “Molly” and also enjoyed painting, drawing and cross stitching.

Gail is survived by her husband, Richard “Rick” Kerr, Pierceton; four children, Misty (and spouse Andy) Snyder, Warsaw, Justin (and spouse Crystal) Kinsey, Pierceton, Shala (and spouse Scott) Bradley, South Whitley and Shane (and his companion Jessica) Kerr, Pierceton; seven grandchildren, Laicey and Lucas Snyder, Jozlyn and Charly Kinsey, Treyson, Trenden and Avah Bradley; her mother, Joyce Bowen, Columbia City; two sisters, Linda (and spouse Brian) Fuller, Warsaw and Cindy Ross, Columbia City and one brother, Bill (and spouse Jenny) Barber, Warsaw. Gail was preceded in death by her dad.

Visitation hours will be from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 pm Tuesday, August 11, 2015 in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Pierceton.

A private graveside will be held at Hillcrest Cemetery, Pierceton at a later date.



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