Friends, relatives remember Kerr
OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. -- Laughter flowed while friends and relatives toasted Johnny "Red" Kerr one more time.
Considering he drew smiles from just about everyone he came across, it was an appropriate send-off for the Chicago Bulls' first coach and longtime commentator.
"To me, he was more than a father," son Matthew said during Kerr's funeral Thursday. "He was an inspiration and a friend."
An overflow crowd spilled out of the main chapel at Hennessy-Bruno Funeral Home to remember ...
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