Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN


June 3, 2013

Nina P. Kessler, 74

Greensburg — Nina P. Kessler, 74, of Columbus, died June 2, 2013 at her home.

Nina was a self-employed Hairdresser from 1969 to 2010 and was a member of Fairlawn Baptist Church and Order of Eastern Star.

The funeral will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with Heath Harrison officiating.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to time of service.

Burial will be at Flat Rock Baptist Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to your local Food Band or you local Humane Society.

Online condolences may be sent to the Kessler family at

Born in Decatur County on December 8, 1938 the daughter of Howard L. and Virginia E. Everroad Buell.

She married James E. Kessler in 1956, he preceded her in death in 2006.

Survivors include her children, Steven (Jenny) Kessler of Hope, Michael Kessler of Columbus and Dawn (Kenneth) Staggs of Columbus; brother Larry Buell of Greensburg, sisters Linda (Mayburn) Hatton of Middletown, Ohio and Barbara Elliott of Portland, Ore.; half brothers Kevin and Gary Ramer both of Greensburg, half sister Jackie Osborne of Westport, grandchildren Brandon Kessler, Cassandra Kessler, Whitney (Ryan) Budd, Jacob Kessler, Beau Branum, Seth Staggs and David (Erica) Lambert, and a great-grandson Brock Budd.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son James B. Kessler, brothers Charles and Danny, and sister Luella.

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