Connie C. Kessler

Connie Campbell Kessler, 76, of Latrobe, passed away Saturday, February 24, 2018 in Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital. She was born February 12, 1942 in Latrobe, a daughter of the late Giles B. and Marion (Lowden) Campbell.

Prior to her retirement in 2007, Connie was employed as a lab technician for Kennametal Inc. in Latrobe for over 30 years. Prior to her illness, she was an active member of the Bethany United Methodist Church in Latrobe where she played the piano for many years.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Kessler Sr. in 1993 and a brother, Giles Campbell. She is survived by two sons: Scott Alan Kessler and his wife Cecelia and Gary Allen Kessler, Jr. and his wife Angela, two grandchildren: Sarah Paige Kessler and Bry Allen Douglas Kessler; four siblings: Wayne Campbell (Stephana), Nancy Long (Thomas), Bruce Campbell (Debbie), and Barry Campbell, a sister-in-law, Glenda Campbell, a brother-in-law, J. Regis Kessler (Gail), and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM in the Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc., 1500 Ligonier St., Latrobe. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 AM in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be in Unity Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at