Kerry Ann Quast was born in Bay City, Michigan on November 11, 1959 to Janet S. Dixon and the late Richard C. Quast. She died August 14, 2020 in Mogadore, Ohio, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Kerry graduated from John Glenn High School in Bay City, Mich. She held a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering for Michigan State University and an MBA from the University of Arkon. She worked at Eaton, General Tire, and Roadway and recently retired from Westfield Insurance Company.
Surviving, beside her mother, are her loving husband, David Engelhart; two sisters, Kim Marie Scheddel and Mary Catherine Quast-Rose; her children, Kourtney, Patrick and James Cercek; step-children, Brett Engelhart, Amber Laliberte, Emily Karas, Sarah Huber and Melissa Casarez; nephews, Tyler and Christopher Scheddel; niece, Madissen Rose; and several step-grandchildren, many cousins and friends. Also, her former husband and father of her children, Edward Cercek.
In addition to her father, she was predeceased by her grandparents, Katherine and C. Louis Dixon and Helen and Paul Quast.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Hopkins Lawver Funeral Home, 547 Canton Road (Route 91), Akron (Ellet), Ohio 44312.
(Hopkins Lawver, MOGADORE, 330-733-6271)