~ IN MEMORY ~
USAF veteran, DL Capt. Herb Kerr
August 5, 1938 ~ July 26, 2017
We have just received news with the passing of Delta Golden Wings member retired Delta pilot Captain Herbert ‘Herb’ Field Kerr Jr., age 78. Captain Kerr joined Delta Air Lines on his birthday 08-05-1963 and retired January 1997, based 030/ATL. He had most recently resided at
2 Roanoke Ave NE , Atlanta GA 30305. Captain Kerr’s obituary may be viewed online at
Arrangements were entrusted to the Cremation Society of Georgia.
~ Carol for he PCN
Herbert F Kerr, age 78, died peacefully in Atlanta, Georgia July 26, 2017. Herb was born August 5, 1938 in Patterson, New Jersey. He attended The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina and after graduation entered the Air Force. Herb loved to fly and became a pilot for Delta Airlines in Atlanta, Georgia. He loved cars and was a Formula One racing enthusiast. Herb was an avid runner competing in numerous marathons including thirteen Boston Marathons. Survivors include his brother Douglas Kerr Sr., a nephew Douglas Kerr Jr. and niece Kristen Kerr as well as several grand nieces and nephews. Herb had many friends in Atlanta, Georgia, New Harbor, Maine and St. Simon's Island, Georgia.
.Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Aug. 16 to Aug. 17, 2017