Fred Kessler, Jr., 84, of Brevard, died on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008.
A native of Tulsa, Okla., he graduated from Oklahoma A & M University.
He was a veteran serving with the 8th U.S. Air Force during WW II and retired after a 40-year career with Ralston Purina Company. Wife, Billee L. Kessler, and a son, Thomas, predeceased him.
Surviving are his loving companion, Margarett Kubasta; two sons, Fred Steven Kessler and Donald Scott Kessler; brother, Newlin Kessler; and daughter-in-law, Coleen Kessler and families.
A service of remembrance was at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008 at the Brevard-D...