Kaysie Kerr
Kaysie Kerr

Kaysie Nicole Kerr, 35, of Rochester, died on Friday, March 2, 2018, in Rochester, surrounded by her family and friends after a short, courageous battle with cancer.

Kaysie Nicole Kuehn was born on Jan. 3, 1983, in Rochester to Jon and Dana (Davis) Kuehn.

She graduated from Kingsland High School. She graduated from the dental hygiene program at Rochester Community and Technical College in June of 2006.

She had worked for Midwest Dental for 11 years and part-time at Tilly’s, and was most recently employed by Stewartville Family Dentistry.

On Oct. 15, 2011, she married Corey Kerr at Christ United Methodist Church in Rochester.

She was a member of Christ United Methodist Church. Her greatest love was her husband and children. She enjoyed traveling, playing volleyball and hanging out with her girlfriends. She especially enjoyed spending weekends at the lake with her family.

She is survived by her husband, Corey Kerr; her daughter, Ashleigh Kerr; her son, Waylon Kerr; her parents, Jon and Dana Kuehn; her sister, Kristi Kuehn-Jack; her grandmother, Carolyn Davis; her father in-law, Bill Pogachnik; her mother-in-law, Deb Kerr; her sister-in-law, Kristen (Steve) Lee; her niece, Kendall Jack and her nephews, Carson Jack, Colton, Connor and Charlie Lee.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Charles, Sr. and Marjorie Kuehn, Roland (Speed) Davis and Arby and Ann Chilson.

The funeral service for her will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 8, at Christ United Methodist Church in Rochester with the Rev. Katy Lee officiating.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Christ United Methodist Church, and one hour before the service Thursday. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Eagles Club in Rochester, following the services at the church.

Friends may share a memory at www.mahnfamilyfuneralhome.com.

Memorials are preferred to the donor’s choice.