DANVILLE — Robert “Bob” Kerr, 57, died Friday, May 8, 2009, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 18, 1951, in Akron to Karl K. and Fannie R. (Campbell) Kerr. On May 1, 1993, he was married to Cynthia A. Smith. He served in the U.S. Army and enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy of Danville; daughter, Ginna (Jason) Crawford of Howard; son, Garth Kerr of Dublin; stepdaughter, Erin Yarman of Utica; mother, Fannie (Steve) Defrancesco of Howard; sister, Karla (Craig) Walton of Wooster; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Karl; brother, John; and his best friend, Gus.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, May 12, at 2 p.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Danville. Pastor Ron Davis will officiate. Calling hours will be from noon until service time. Private burial, with military honors from the Knox County Veterans Council, will be in Union Grove Cemetery near Gambier. Information is available at www.fischerfuneralhome.com.