|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1928|
|Death: ||Nov. 10, 2002|
Daughter of Jack Busch and Katy Aikens. Wife of Dave Kerr; Married September 12, 1949. To this marriage 4 Children were born.
November 12, 2002
MERLENE BUSCH KERR, 74, a native Houstonian, passed away November 10, 2002.
Preceded in death by her husband of forty years, Dave M. Kerr; son, Jeffrey N. Kerr; parents, Jack Busch and Katy Aikens Busch; and sister, Shirley Waite.
She was a beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Merlene touched all who knew her with her gentle, caring spirit. She retired from Baylor College of Medicine after 20 years of service. She had a lifelong love of books and music and was an accomplished pianist. Merlene had a deep faith in God which guided her life and made her an inspiration to others. In her later years she devoted her life to her grandchildren and worked as a volunteer at Rosewood Hospital, Wilchester Elementary, and Memorial Oaks Assisted Living.
She is survived by daughter, Katie Proett and husband, Brian; son, David Kerr and wife, Jill; daughter, Angela Moffatt; grandchildren, Ian Kerr, Rebecca Moffatt, Alexander Kerr, Taylor Kerr, Lyndsay Proett, Matthew Moffatt and James Proett; and sisters, Ernestine James and Betty Ebbert and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family wishes to thank all of the nurses and staff at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Unit 2 South. Services will be at 11:00 AM in the Main Chapel on Wednesday, November 13, 2002, Forest Park Lawndale Funeral Home. The family will receive friends starting at 10:00 AM. Interment will take place after the service in Forest Park Cemetery.
Dave Moody Kerr (1927 - 1989)*
Jeffrey Nolan Kerr (1960 - 1993)*
Forest Park Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 17, 2002
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