Romana Kerr, age 89, passed away on Monday (July 2, 2018) at DeMay Living Center in Newark.
Calling hours are Thursday (July 5) from 4 to 7 p.m. at Weeks – Keysor Funeral Home, 5 Phelps St., Lyons, N.Y. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday (July 6) 10 a.m., at St. Michaels Church, Phelps St., Lyons, N.Y. Burial in Elmwood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Wayne County Humane Society, 1475 County House Rd., Lyons, 14489, St. Michael’s Church or a charity of your choice.
Romana was born in Las Vegas, New Mexico to Dionisio and Magdalena Ulibarri. She was the last surviving sibling of 12 brothers and sisters. Romana was a communicant of St. Michael’s parish in Lyons, N.Y. and worked for Wayne County Social Services, retiring in 1991. She dedicated and succeeded in providing the best home for her children and was generous with her time and talents.
She is survived by her two sons Michael (Sally) Kerr of Phelps, N.Y. and Alan Kerr of La Mesa, California; two granddaughters Emily (Jim) Wishart and Heather (Terry) Rooze; two great-grandchildren Alex (Jennah) Rooze and Alyssa Wishart; two great-great grandchildren Levi Miller and Braelyn Rooze; and her beloved kitty, Mollie.
She was pre-deceased by a son, James Kerr in 1994.