Dolores S. Kessler, 101, of Swansea, IL, born February 18, 1915, in Belleville, Ill., died Monday, April 25, 2016, at Rosewood Care Center, Swansea, Ill.
Dolores was an avid gardener and worked for the Meyer Pants Factory and for Marsh Stencil, both formerly in Belleville, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Peter and Katherine, nee Kerchner, Kessler; a brother, Arthur Kessler; and a sister, Olivia Kessler.
Surviving are several dear friends.
Dolores' friends would like to extend their thanks to Rosewood Care Center and to Hospice of Southern Illinois for the care given to Dolores.
Memorials may be made to the
. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 11:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 30, 2016 at St. Teresa Catholic Church, Belleville, Ill.
Funeral: A Mass of Christian Burial will be at noon Saturday, April 30, 2016, at St. Teresa Catholic Church, Belleville, Ill. Burial will follow at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Belleville, Ill.
GEORGE RENNER & SONS FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Apr. 28, 2016