Juanita May (Weidner) Kerrigan
May 22, 1928 – May 11, 2020
Nita Kerrigan passed peacefully with family at her side on Monday, May 11, 2020.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Felix “Finn” Kerrigan; unnamed baby daughter; son, William “Billy” Kerrigan; and grandson, Tyler Gustman. She is survived by her children: Pat (Kathy Russell), Mary (Chuck) Gustman, Kevin (Jackie), Kathleen “Casey” (Eric) Williams, Joe (Lisa), Anne, R. L. (Ryanne) and Tim (Marcia). She had 21 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
She loved volleyball and helped found some of the first volleyball programs in Omaha through St. Pius/St. Leo and St. James/Seton parishes.
In addition to her dedication to her family, volunteering included the lunchroom programs at St. Pius X and St. James Grade schools, cleaned the churches, Essential Pregnancy Services, Catholic Charities, Habitat for Humanity, Siena Francis House, Meals on Wheels, and the Christian Women’s Association.
She was customer of the year at Blair Catalog and has the certificate to prove it.
VISITATION following CDC guidelines: Wednesday, May 13th from 4pm to 6pm, at the West Center Chapel followed by Family ROSARY at 6pm. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Thursday, May 14th, 10am, St. James Catholic Church. INTERMENT: Calvary Cemetery. Memorials can be sent to: Essential Pregnancy Services, St. James Building Fund and Hospice House.
To view a live broadcast of the Rosary and Mass; go to our website and click the View Live Cast button on our homepage or click on links below.
Rosary Service Link: https://boxcast.tv/view/juanita-may-kerrigan-rosary-533255
Funeral Service Link: https://boxcast.tv/view/juanita-may-kerrigan-funeral-service-386129