Martha Kerr - December 14, 2010Former Aurora resident Martha Kerr, 96, of Grand Island, died Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at Golden Living Center Lakeview in Grand Island.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 18 at the Aurora Cemetery. Rev. George Oxford will officiate. Burial will be in the Aurora Cemetery. Visitation with a prayer service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Higby-McQuiston Mortuary. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family through the mortuary website at www.higbymortuary.com.
Martha Kerr was born in Ohio on Aug. 8, 1914.
She married Arden Maro Kerr on Feb. 18, 1936 at Daly City, Calif.
Following their marriage they lived in California where her husband was in the grocery business. In 1972 they moved to Aurora and in 1973 they moved to Grand Island, where she has since lived. Arden died on Feb. 13, 1990.
Martha was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Grand Island.
She was preceded in death by her husband and her parents.
Survivors include a nephew, Dan Bosanko of South Carolina, nieces in Ohio and her church family in Grand Island.