Kerry Pendergrass was born on May 24, 1953, to Richard and Nancy O’Neill in Salt Lake City, UT.
Kerry graduated high school in 1971, and studied Petroleum Engineering at Texas Tech University. She worked for 5 years at Kastman Oil Company. Kerry owned and operated KP Creations for over 25 years in which she provided baked goods for numerous weddings, birthdays and other events. She was known around town as “The Cake Lady.” Her cakes were not only beautifully created, they were delicious. Kerry also worked as coordinator for the Children’s Miracle Network at UMC and several years in the security department at Tech.
Kerry loved baking, Red Lobster, ZZ Top, the mountains, and Salt Lake City, UT.
Survivors include her son, Carl Pendergrass and wife, Shelley; grandchildren, Jayden and Sydney Pendergrass; Carson and Cooper Shields; sisters, Seana Gillis and husband, Bruce Gillis; and Erin O’Neill.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard Clyde and Nancy O’Neill; son Brandon Haltom; and brother, Kevin O’Neill.
Kerry Pendergrass passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017.