Bobbie Kessler

Bobbie "Bob" Kessler

Friday, November 23rd, 1928 Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

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Obituary for Bobbie "Bob" Kessler

Bobbie (Bob) B. Kessler, 90, of Springfield passed away July 16, 2019 at The Neighborhood at Quail Creek.
Bob was born November 23, 1928 in Humansville, MO to William B. and Nellie (Ward) Kessler.
After high school Bob joined the United States Army and served his country during the Korean War. In 1956 Bob joined the Carpenter Union Local 978 and carried his card until his death.
Bob married Cleo Clanton June 12, 1959 who precedes him in death. Also preceding him are his parents, 3 siblings Lee Kessler, Elsie Wilson, Bill Kessler and a granddaughter Shelli Kessler.
He is survived by three sons; Art and his wife Pam, Dave and his wife Jenifer and Steve and his wife Erica. Bob is also survived by five grandchildren; Shawna Kessler, Andy Kessler, Nick Schoen, Averi Kessler and Isabella Kessler; five great grandchildren Isaiah Kessler, Taeden Kessler, Taelee Kessler and Lykael Kessler, Kace Kessler and a sister Bessie Estep.
Service for Bob will be at 10:00 A.M. Thursday, July 25, 2019 at Greenlawn Funeral Home East with interment following at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, July 24, 2019 in the funeral home.

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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, July 24th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Greenlawn Funeral Home East
    3540 East Seminole
    Springfield, Missouri
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    Wednesday, July 24th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Thursday, July 25th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Greenlawn Funeral Home East
    3540 East Seminole
    Springfield, Missouri
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    Thursday, July 25th, 2019
    10:00am
  • Interment

    Greenlawn Memorial Gardens
    3506 N. National Ave
    Springfield, Missouri
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Pam Kessler

The best father in law ever. I will cherish t he sprcial times we had and the memories we made. I will think of you everytime i eat at our place and will order what you always ordered me. Thanks for loving me so much as i loved you so much and always will. I will always be rhankful for you
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