June C. Kerr

june kerr

February 19, 1940 ~ November 26, 2023

Kerr, June, C. (nee: Rose), age 83, of Fort Lee, on Sunday November 26, 2023. Born in New York City on February 19, 1940 to the Late William and Katherine (nee: Shanks). Beloved wife to the Late Joseph Kerr, Sr. Loving mother to Joseph Kerr, Jr., June Keelen and the Late William O’Connor. Cherished grandmother to William, Crystal, Mackenzie and Shane. Devoted sister to Marilyn Dundon and Allen Rose. She is predeceased by her sisters Patricia, Dorothy, Evelyn, Elizabeth, Miriam, Gail and Lynn and her brothers, James, Edward, Roy, Wallace, William, John, Donald and Robert. Also predeceased by her beloved in-laws Anne, Virginia, Mary, Margaret, Gloria, Edward, John, William and Charles, a family that she was honored to be a member of. Also survived by many, many nieces and nephews.

Her most cherished times were spent with family and cooking for the holidays, especially her famous corned beef and cabbage. She spent most of her life babysitting children and found great joy in watching them grow into adults. Her hobbies included word search puzzles, cooking, watching Jeopardy, Wheel of Fortune, the New York Rangers, New York Yankees and drinking lots of tea.

The family will receive their friends on Wednesday from 4-8 at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street “opposite the Fort Lee Library”. The funeral will leave Thursday at 10 AM for the celebration of her funeral mass in The main Madonna R.C. Church at 10:30 AM. For condolences, directions, or information www.frankpatti.com or call (201) 944-0100. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.


Funeral Mass: November 30, 2023 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Main Madonna Church
340 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Visiting: November 29, 2023 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Madonna Cemetery: November 30, 2023 11:45 am - 12:00 am

Madonna Cemetery
2070 Hoefley's Lane
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

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  1. Dear June and family, I am so sorry , may your Mom forever RIP ,her beautiful smile will forever be shining down on all of you. Sincere Condolences
    Julie Marrara Ardito

  2. My condolences to the Kerr family. May your Mom Rest in Eternal Peace. Her memory will always shine bright.

  3. Such a beautiful lady inside and out. Always a kind word for everyone. I remember her story about how her parents made "army soup" for all of her syblings. She was just a joy and a loving mother to all. I will miss you!

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