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John Kerr, Sr passes away at age 67

John Kerr, Sr., passed away Sunday, June 19th, at his at his home in Chapel Hill.

John Kerr, Sr., passed away Sunday June 19th, at his home in Chapel Hill.  John Sr. coached with Triangle United 2 years ago and was going to be working with the club again this upcoming year, assisting with his son John Jr, and our u11 Triangle United Gold team. 

John Kerr, Sr. is the father of John Kerr, Jr, the current Duke Men’s Soccer coach.  The club would like to pass on their condolences to the entire family as well as the soccer community as John Kerr Sr. touched many lives during his soccer career.  Below are some articles recounting some of those memories.

Article in Washington Post

Article in SoccerAmerica

Funeral services are as follows:
Saturday June 25th
100pm is visitation
200pm is the funeral
Reception to follow

Funeral will take place at the Clements Funeral Home (1105 Broad St, Durham NC)