Kirk Wayne Kessler, age 64, of Marienville, PA, died on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at his home in Marienville. He was born in Kane, PA on October 21, 1954, son of the late Wayne Woodward and Naomi Mae (Rugh) Kessler.
Kirk’s most precious treasure was his canine companion, Sparky. He was previously employed by Abraxas in Marienville in the maintenance department, and for a few of the areas manufactured home companies including Ashland Homes of Shippenville, PA.
Kirk is survived by his son, Jason Wayne Lorenzo and his wife Lisa of Kane. Two grandchildren. A brother, Chris A. Kessler and his wife Carol of Aliquippa, PA. His niece Heidi Kruger and her husband James; his nephew, Joshua Kessler; and his great niece Emma Kruger, all of North Carolina. He is also survived by his best friend, Paul Leichtenberger of Marienville.
There will be no public visitation. Public graveside services will be held at a later date at North Forest Cemetery in Marienville. Arrangements are under the direction of the Norman J. Wimer Funeral Home of Tionesta.
Memorial contributions may be made to the ASPCA, P.O. Box 96929, Washington, DC 20090-6929.