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Phillip Kessler
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Obituary for Phillip Irving Kessler

Phillip Irving Kessler, age 76, passed away October 27, 2018. Phillip owned Kessler Reclamation. He was born May 23, 1942 to Martin and Bacsila (Herman) Kessler in Leoti, Kansas. Mr. Kessler was number 9 out of twelve children born in the family. Mr. Kessler married his fourth grade sweet heart Naomi Langloss on November 19, 1963 in Florence, Colorado.
Mr. Kessler worked in numerous coal mines throughout Colorado. Then in 1966 he started working for Denision Mines Staking Claimes and prospecting for uranium ore in the mean while why still working for Denision Mines Mr. Kessler started his own heavy equipment business, Kessler Reclamation in 1980 then in 2002 Mr. Kessler started having health problems and he turned his business over to his children. Mr. Kessler was a loving husband, dad, and grandpa. He helped out the community when people needed it. Mr. Kessler will be missed.
Mr. Kessler is survived by his wife of 54 years Naomi Kessler; children Basilia (Ted) Cobb of Canon City, Colorado, Phillip (Rachel) Kessler Jr. of Rockvale, Colorado, Rick odle Cemron, Kansas, Wayne Kessler of Rockvale, Colorado, Phillis (Todd) Szymanski of Poncha Spring, Colorado, Calvin (Ruth) Kessler of Rockvale, Colorado; grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; sister Joan Worthen of Canon City, Colorado; brother Virgil Kessler of Ozark, Arkansas; and numerous nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers and sisters.
A visitation will be held Wednesday October 31, 2018 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Wilson Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 10:00 am Thursday November 1, 2018 at Wilson Funeral Home, with burial to follow at Union Highland Cemetery.

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