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March 22, 2023

Wayne G. Kerr of Ripley, beloved husband of the late Lorraine (McTeer), died Wednesday, March 22, 2023, at the age of 85. Father of Steven (Sheri) of Alberta, Allan (Lori) of Sombra and Lenard (Mary Beth) of Ripley. Greatly missed by his grandchildren, Trevor (Kari), Scott (Jennifer), Dayleen, Ashley, Amanda (Mike), Michael and Paul (Sam); and five great-grandchildren. Also survived by his siblings, Jack (Gladys) of Waterloo, Marlene Kerrigan of Kitchener, Donna (Ray) Whitehead of Walkerton, Dianne (James) Whitehead of Chepstow, and Yvonne (Lorne) Strauss of Chepstow. Predeceased by his siblings, Valerie, Carol, Doug, Lenore and Terry; and brother-in-law, John Kerrigan. Wayne was an active member of the agricultural society and enjoyed showing poultry for many years. He was passionate about helping his community and was always ready to give someone a ride. He will be fondly remembered by his many friends. Visitation will be held at the MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley, Monday, March 27, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., followed by the funeral at 1 p.m. Interment, Kincardine Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of your choice, would be greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Condolences on-line at