[Guyana Genealogical and Biographical Society] DEATH OF MR. R.R. KERRY
DEATH OF MR. R.R. KERRY
PUBLIC MANIFESTATION OF DEEP SYMPATHY
LARGELY ATTENDED FUNERAL
Georgetown July 3
We regret to record the death of Mr. Robert Retna Kerry retired Sick
Nurse and dispenser, which occurred at his residence at Peters Hall East Bank
on Wednesday morning last.
The deceased who was highly respected in the community, was Chairman of
the Peters Hall Local Authority for several years.
The deceased who was 72 years of age, was father of Drs. G. M. and F.M.
Kerry, Messrs J.C. Kerry (Chemist and Druggist) and L.M. Kerry of the Deeds
We offer our sincerest condolence to the widow and other relatives of
The funeral ceremony was largely attended, and there was public
manifestation of deep sympathy.
In the afternoon (Wednesday) a solemn service was held at the St
Matthew’s Parish Church Providence and the remains of the deceased was laid
to rest in a tomb at the Church yard.
Rev. J. F. Griffith B.D. priest-in-charge officiated. Many floral tributes
were received from different sources.
The Guiana Review (Georgetown, British Guiana, South America) Sunday,
3rd July. 1938: page 2.
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