Lois Mae Kerr

CIMARRON - Lois Mae Kerr, 101, died May 26, 2020 at The Shepherd’s Center in Cimarron. She was born September 10, 1918 in Peoria, NE, the daughter of Howard and Mattie (Sleeper) Pribbeno. On June 10, 1950 she married Gerald Eugene Kerr in Boulder, CO.


She attended Fort Hays State University and obtained her teaching certificate and worked as a teacher for K-8 in a one room school house. Throughout the years she taught at Wallace County, Hays, Westminster Colorado, Oakley, Dodge City, and Cimarron.


Survivors include: two daughters, Susan Mahurin and of Dodge City, and Sandi Jordan of Sharon Springs, KS; five grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, son, Steve Kerr, two brothers, Howard and Glenn Pribbeno, and two sisters, Bernice Sehnert and Eleanor Carpenter.


Funeral Service will be at 2 p.m. May 30, 2020 at the First Baptist Church, Cimarron. Burial will follow Cimarron Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Ziegler Funeral Chapel, Cimarron. The family suggests memorials to the Lois Kerr Memorial Fund in care of Ziegler Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 446 Cimarron, KS 67835. Condolences may be sent to www.zieglerfuneralchapel.com.