Linda Bronson

Obituary of Linda Kerr Bronson

Linda Kerr Bronson, 81, resident of Homewood, IL passed away at her home on 22 September 2021. Linda was born on 7 September 1940 in Chicago Heights, IL to Everett and Harriett (Gerrell) Kerr. She graduated from Blue Island Community High School in 1958, the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign in 1962 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education, and DePaul University, Chicago in 1982 with a Master of Education Degree in Reading and Learning. She married Kenneth G. Bronson on 29 June 1963 and was an elementary teacher who taught in Homewood District 153 and Brookwood District 167. Throughout her life, she readily volunteered for many school, sporting, scouting, and music organizations in which her family participated. She especially enjoyed her time with her grandchildren and pets. Linda is survived by her husband of 58 years, her three children - Lisa Bronson of Homewood, IL, Kenneth R. Bronson and Peter Burke of Chicago, IL, and Cynthia Bronson and Timothy Kloth of Hilliard, OH - and two grandchildren - Anthony and Sydney Kloth. Linda was also the sister-in-law of Nancy and James Bronson, Rosa and Robert Bronson, and Jean and the late John (Jack) Bronson. Cremation private. Arrangements entrusted to Krueger Funeral Home, 708-388-1300. If you would like to contribute in Linda's memory, donations may be directed to: Friends of Thorn Creek PO Box 32 Richton Park, IL 60471