James A. “Jim” Kessler, 62, a resident at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King and the brother of a Rosholt woman, died Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012, following a 2-1/2-year battle with cancer.
Private family services with full military honors were held.
Maple Crest Funeral Home of Waupaca assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.maplecrestfh.com.
Mr. Kessler was born Sept. 7, 1949, in Wisconsin Rapids, a son of the late Donald and Dolores (Anderson) Kessler.
He served in the U.S. Army in Germany.
Survivors include one son, Todd (Paula), Plainfield; two sisters, Jean (Greg) Esker, Rosholt, and Linda Kessler, Nekoosa; and two grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Sue.