Marie Kerr, Largo, Rowland, age 87 of Zwalle, LA formerly of West Frankfort, IL, passed away peacefully August 7th, 2014 with her loving family by her side.
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Marie was born October 25th, 1926. Marie was raised in West Frankfort and graduated from West Frankfort High School in 1945.
She married James Harold Largo in August of 1944. They lived in Darren, IL, until he retired and then moved to Zwalle, LA. James passed away in 1994. Marie married Herbert Al Rowland, better known as Hoover, in 1988.
Marie is survived by her husband, two sons, Richard Eugene Largo (Sandy) of Boca Raton, FL., David Allen Largo from Moab, Utah, three daughters, Diana Lynn (Ric) Cartier of The Colony, Texas, LaDonna Sue Largo of Crested Butte, CO, Ruth Ann (Dave) Strovfeldt of McHenery, IL, two stepdaughters, Joanne Terry of Texas and Nanci McManigal of Texas. One sister, Betty(Kerr) Stipes of West Frankfort, IL, Marie has twelve grand children, and three great grand children and seven step-grandchildren.
Marie was a member of the Aimwell Baptist Church in Zwalle, LA. She was a volunteer firefighter for Aimwell Fire Dept. for many years. She served as WMU Director at her church, also served as Director of the North Sabine Assoc. WMU.
Marie was proceeded in death by her parents, one son, David Erwin Largo, two brothers, Ralph Ferguson of Chicago, IL and Edwin Kerr of Kanses, MO, two sisters, Dorothy (Kerr) Jacoway and Madelyn (Madge) Kerr Hinkle.
Graveside service will be at the Denning Cemetery in Orient, IL on Sunday, August 10th at 1:30 p.m. Family and Friends are asked to go directly to the cemetery.
Service will be conducted by Harry Bayless. The Union Funeral Home is in charge of the service.
Union Funeral Home
213 East Oak Street West Frankfurt, IL 62896
Published in Daily American News from Aug. 7 to Aug. 8, 2014