Cecilia Marie Kessler, 86, of Cedar Rapids, died Monday, Aug. 27, 2012, in her home after a short illness. Services were held Aug. 31 at St. Patrick Catholic Church by the Rev. Ivan Nienhaus. Burial was in St. Joseph Cemetery.
Cecilia is survived by her husband, Clarence; two sons, James and John (Amy) Kessler, all of Cedar Rapids; and a sister, Bernadine (Marvin) Goody of Lone Tree.