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Sally (Gibson) Zerr

Sally Faye (Gibson) Zerr passed away on December 20, 2023, at 74. She was the beloved wife of David "Dave" Zerr of Defiance, Missouri.

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Sally was born in 1949 to the late George and Twila Gibson. She enjoyed cruises, long Miata Club rides, watching St. Louis Cardinal baseball games, and spending time with her family, especially her grandkids. Sally and her husband traveled the world, including places like Austria, Switzerland, Germany, Cuba, the Bahamas, the Caribbean, the Panama Canal, Mexico, Canada, Alaska, and Hawaii, and visited many national parks and attractions. She was also able to attend the World's Fair in Seattle. Sally was loved by her many friends and family and was known as kind and loving. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by her husband, David C. Zerr; son, Scott (Suzy) Zerr; daughter, Amanda (Bill) Eigel; two brothers, Ray (Fran) Gibson and Roger Gibson; sister, Betty Gibson; grandchildren, Colton, Owen, Kevin, and Lisa. Sally was preceded in death by her father, George Gibson; mother, Twila (Lay) Gibson; and sister-in-law, Madeline Gibson.

Memorial Visitation: Saturday, January 13, 2024, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church-Weber Hall, 8 West Highway D, New Melle, MO 63365.
Memorial Mass: Saturday, January 13, 2024, at 10:30 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church.
Inurnment: Saturday, January 13, 2024, Immaculate Heart of Mary Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, www.alz.org.