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Kerry Anne Nakatsu (née Sheppard) (born May 26, 1968) is the matriarch of the Nakatsu family. She is married to Kory Nakatsu, with whom she has 2 step-children and 1 step-grandchild.


On June 3, 2009, Kerry got engaged to Kory Nakatsu.


On August 1, 2009, Kerry married Kory Raymond Nakatsu at Scottsdale Bible Church in Scottsdale, Arizona. They went to San Diego, California for their honeymoon.


Kerry is the step-mother of Kory's two children from his previous marriage to Kim Nakatsu.

His first child, daughter Katelyn Koryn, was born on July 29, 1998. She is married to Jedidiah Duggar. Together, they have 1 child. Their first child, son Truett Oliver, was born on May 2, 2022.

His second child, daughter Lauren Elizabeth, was born on December 16, 2002.