Catherine Scott Kerr

Catherine ‘Rena’ Scott Kerr of Woodstock, Ontario passed away peacefully on Wednesday September 8, 2021, at the age of 91.

Predeceased by her husband William Kerr. Our loving Mother leaves behind her children, Cheryl (Wayne), Lynn (Brian), Michelle, Gary (Carol), Karen (Ron), and Theresa.  She was a wonderful Nana to her 15 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren.

Predeceased by her parents, her sister, 1 grandson and 1 great grandson.

Catherine loved life and people and showed it everyday in everything she did. She will be missed by many friends, some of whom thought of her as their mother. She was a volunteer at the Royal Canadian Legion in Woodstock along with being a member of the Ladies Auxiliary. She loved her family, dining out, travelling the world, reading, watching sports, and sewing was her passion.

In keeping with Catherine’s wishes cremation has taken place, and there will be no service. The family will hold their own private memorial.  A special “Thank You” to all that cared for her in the past few months. Memorial donations to your charity of choice are appreciated.  Wareing Cremation Services, 225 Norwich Ave., Woodstock entrusted with final arrangements.  Messages of condolence may be shared at


Family Login


  • So sorry for your loss will be greatly missed.🙏😪❤

    Donna Schmidt
  • Met Rena through the Ladies Aux. and enjoyed every moment. She was a great lady. My sincere sympathy to all of her family.

    Claudia Hermans
  • Hello family, we are so sorry to hear Rena has died, you as a family must be devastated. Rena had a long life and now she will be re united with my Dad. All good wishes to you all Joan and Clive

    Joan and Clive Killick
  • Sorry to hear of your mum,s death .condolences to you all.

    Sarah chalklin
  • My sincere sympathies to all the family and I will miss her a lot.

    Linda Cogswell
  • I looked up to you like a second mom thank you for all the wonderful memories that I will always cherish you will forever be in my heart & will miss you always ❤️❤️❤️

    Rose Johnston

    Rose Johnston
  • On behalf of the Royal Canadian Legion Br. #55 Woodstock, we are sorry to hear of Rena’s passing. Rena was a very involved person with the Legion holding many chairs during her active time, she was truly missed. She was hands on and gave proper direction to those that needed help. Rena was a very compassionate person. Sorry for the loss.

    Royal Canadian Legion
  • You always told us quote
    “You will miss me when I ’am gone”
    You are so right… Love you mom xoxox

    Cheryl and Wayne

  • Mom you have left the best part of you in us your children. We love you always ❤

    Daughter #4

    Karen and Ron
  • Love You Mom

    Michelle Lavelle
  • My deepest condolences to all of Rena’s family. She was such a lovely , lively lady to know and I learned so much from my acquaintance with her at the Auxiliary. Rest in peace Rena.
    Deb Buchanan

    Deb Buchanan

Leave a comment