Robert B. Kerr, 75, of 148 Bialowas Lane, New Castle, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017, at his residence.
Mr. Kerr was born on Sept. 22, 1941, in New Castle to the late Lester J. and Bessie Boyd Kerr.
Robert married the former Judy Ann Zajac. They were married for 29 years and she survives at home.
Robert was an electrician for more than 41 years. He worked for 35 years of those years as a union electrician with the Local 712 for the Blackhawk-Neff Electrical Co. in New Castle.
Robert graduated from Laurel High School, class of 1960.
He enjoyed camping, traveling and going hunting.
Robert also enjoyed spending time with his three friends Keith, Herb and Junior.
In addition to his wife, Judy, he is survived by four children from a previous marriage, his daughter, Janice Pearson; his sons, James Kerr, Jeff Kerr and John Kerr; his brothers, John Kerr of Rodgers, Ohio, and Gary Kerr of New Castle; his sister, Glenda Smith of New Castle; and three grandchildren.
Mr. Kerr was preceded in death by his parents and an infant brother.
In honoring his wishes, there will be no calling hours.
A burial will be scheduled for later in the week at SS. Phillip and James Cemetery.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Noga Funeral Home Inc., 1142 S. Mill St., New Castle.
Published on  May 8, 2017