Antoinette G. Kerr, 87, formerly of Russell
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 7:11 pm

Antoinette G. Kerr, age 87, formerly of Russell, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2012 at the Kinney Nursing Home in Gouverneur.

There will be no funeral service for Antoinette. Arrangements have been handled by French Funeral Home, Edwards. Condolences may be made online at

Antoinette was born on August 15, 1925 in Mooers, to the late Rudolph and Leona (Miller) Boulerice. She graduated from the Mooers High School.

A marriage to Owen R. Matott ended in divorce. She married Kenneth C. Kerr and the couple owned and operated Kenneth Kerr Trucking in Oswegatchie for many years. Mr. Kerr passed away in 1981.

In her free time Mrs. Kerr enjoyed sewing and quilting.

Her survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Richard and Sonja Matott of Russell, and Robert and Joanne Matott of Dekalb Junction; a brother, Alfred Boulerice of Florida; and a sister, Jeanette Rowe of Ellensburg.

Antoinette was predeceased by her parents; two sisters, Lenora Gallup and Theresa Dragoon; and three brothers, Art, Armand, and Francis Boulerice.

Donations in memory of Mrs. Kerr may be made to the Boyd Pond Association, C/o Douglass Beachard, 4 Boyd Pond Road, 515 East, Russell NY 13684.