LOIS J. (KING) KESSLER(1926 - 2014)

Age 87, of West View, peacefully passed away at home on Friday, March 7, 2014, with her family by her side. Born October 21, 1926, in Pittsburgh, she was the daughter of the late Herbert R. and Anna (Vandevort) King, Sr. She is survived by her two sons, Keith (Diane) Kessler, of Cincinnati, OH, Kevin (Barbara) Kessler, of Burke, VA; two daughters, Kim Kessler, of Pittsburgh, Kay (David) McFarlan, of Martin Ferry, OH; six grandchildren, Jared Kessler, Darren Kessler, Tiffany (Gary) Misenhelder, Tara Snyder, Thomas (Kristen) Kessler and Robert Kessler. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Leslie Kessler; and brother, Herbert R. King, Jr. Lois's family will welcome friends from 6-8 p.m. on Sunday, March 9, 2014, and from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. on Monday, March 10, 2014, at the KING FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, LLC., 2841 Woodland Circle in Allison Park. A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at the Heritage Presbyterian Church, 2262 Rochester Road in Pittsburgh, with Pastor Brian Janssen, officiating. PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH. She will be laid to rest in the Allegheny County Memorial Park in Allison Park. Memorial donation may be made in Lois's name to Gateway Hospice, 9380 McKnight Road, 201 Arcadi Court, Pittsburgh, PA 15237. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with Lois's family at:
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King Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc.
2841 Woodland Circle Allison Park, PA 15101

Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Mar. 9 to Mar. 10, 2014