Annie was very nice to us. She put our ramblings into very sweet words and answered all of our questions. Very much appreciated.

Rick & Connie Gauerke
August 1, 2022

Annie was amazing and such a wonderful person. I would love to be her best friend. She had us in the funeral home in 5 minutes and got everything done.

Kathy Heinzkill
June 20, 2022

The staff at Kessler Funeral Home was respectful, helpful, and professional to deal with. They did a great job explaining everything to us and giving us options.

Peter Klein
June 17, 2022

We called a few places and Kessler Funeral Home was the only one that would accommodate our needs.

George Whitney
June 17, 2022

The funeral director could not have been better. We received many compliments on the service and facility.

James Stilp
June 8, 2022

Thanks for the support. It was not a problem planning the funeral with your help. Turned out how we wanted it.

Steven Derber
June 7, 2022

My father requested Kessler Funeral Home services. Thank you for your kindness and patience with out family.

Jennifer Bassuener
May 29, 2022

My mother always loved the building! Everything for her service was beyond expectations. I will recommend Kessler to all my friends and family.

Dana Koutnik
May 24, 2022

Pat went above and beyond to follow the requests of my deceased friend. He was very helpful and respectful.

Laurinda Bishop
May 2, 2022

Thank you for all you did for both my mom and all of us. The preplanning services were great and the support and thoroughness of the funeral and burial plans were wonderful. They made it so easy for us during a very emotional time.

Bridget Sorenson
April 30, 2022

You did a wonderful job of helping us! Thank you for letting us make a mess at the funeral home with our display for our Dad.

Debra Reichel
April 28, 2022

Pat - You have a gift of providing comfort and care at a very difficult time. We had nothing to think about except the loss of Mom. We are thankful to Pat for all his help and comfort.

Stacy Frakes
April 28, 2022

Patrick treated us as family. The funeral was wonderful.

Lori Keller
April 15, 2022

Dear Patrick - You have such a crucial job and you probably do not get thanked enough. It is comforting for a family in sorrow to know that you have taken care of everything. Thank you for stepping up and doing such an excellent job for our dad's funeral. There was not one thing left out and for that, we are incredibly grateful. The service and the military moment were magnificent. You really exceeded out expectations. Thanks a lot and great job!

Rod and Claudia Abba
March 31, 2022

We would like to thank Pat for his great work. He is very knowledgeable and made this process very smooth in this hard time for our family. Thank you!

Jerry & Ann Olsen
March 15, 2022

Thank you! For all the help, making the whole process easy, listening to what I wanted, and one less thing I needed to worry about.

Grace Schmall
March 9, 2022

My family has a long history with this funeral home and have referred a lot of other family and friends to them for services and arrangements. The funeral director was respectful, compassionate, attentive to our needs and Annie was also very helpful.

Kim Kofnetka
February 14, 2022

Our family cannot thank you enough for your patience, kindness, time and respect, and dignity with which you treated us with the sudden passing of my Dad. You were (and still are) always responsive and your team handled the funeral services flawlessly. We thank you and God bless you, your team and your family.

Lorice Meyer, Rocky Meyer, and Tina Johnson
January 31, 2022

From start to finish, we received exceptional service with sincere sympathy of our loss. Thank you for all your time and assistance whenever we called or stopped by. Pat and Annie were very helpful in answering our questions and ensuring all our personal needs and requests were honored. The streaming of the service allowed family to view Mom's service and was greatly appreciated.

Kimberly Heinz
January 25, 2022

We chose Kessler Funeral Home because of their location and our prior experience with the team. Their staff is great, Pat was so compassionate and wonderful to work with. The urn display was beautiful and all church arrangements were wonderful. The staff treated me as part of their family and responded to all of our requests.

Sandra Bean
January 12, 2022

Annie was exceptional! She was knowledgeable, personable, friendly, and sympathetic. She never made us feel rushed and let us take all the time we needed.

Burkett Family
December 17, 2021

Annie is the only one I would trust to deal with this type of situation. She is kind, compassionate, and loving.

Cody Christian
December 15, 2021

When our beloved husband and father died, we made contact with Pat at Kessler's. He guided us through the various aspects of planning a funeral. He made sure that every detail was handled in a way that matched our wishes. He coordinated every aspect so that from the beginning to the end, our loved one was honored. We were treated like family and we are grateful for the care and attention we received. Thank you Pat and Kessler's staff!

Margot and Joe B.
November 1, 2021

Thank You Pat and the entire staff at Kessler!

From the night when you came to get Jay until his final resting place and days later, all of you showed my sons and I how professional and caring you are. You helped us celebrate his life the way he would have wanted it. Bless you!

Karen Koller And Sons
March 8, 2021

Pat, we cannot express how grateful we are for all you did in preparation for our mother Judy's service. We appreciate your understanding and kindness. We took comfort in knowing we were placed in good hands.

Dan Miller Family
September 26, 2020

Dear Pat and staff,
We want to thank you so much for helping us with mom's funeral preparation and services. The extra touches like letting me do mom's hair and arranging the transportation and burial in Madison all helped to make it a perfect day for our mom. You were very easy to work with and we appreciate it a bunch! Thanks again.

Elaine Paulson Family
September 15, 2020

Dear Pat, please accept our thanks for your guidance and gentle care during our sad time. You and your staff made things so easy for us. We were able to just relax and be together. That's a very big deal. We're so grateful. Blessings to you.

Joseph Maehl Family
July 23, 2020

Pat, I just want to thank you for all you did to make my fathers funeral one that was beautiful and memorable. You and your staff made it so special and gave our family the celebration of life my dad deserved and is exactly what my mom wanted.

Susan T.
July 15, 2020

We were very happy with your services. Everyone was very kind and compassionate and able to answer all of our questions.

Susan B.
June 28, 2020

Thank you so much for helping us during a difficult time. We were very happy with how everything turned out. We will be sure to recommend you to anyone.

The Landskron Family
March 18, 2020

Love the new remodel and d├ęcor! We were very impressed with the level of service, compassion and attention. Our family has used Kessler Funeral Home since 1979. The staff was very helpful, efficient and communicated promptly.

Jeffrey J.
February 22, 2020

Very nice job and easy to deal with!

Marv K.
February 3, 2020

Having lunch right there at the funeral home was wonderful and the food was wonderful as well! You were very compassionate and caring. You treated us just like family!

Regis B.
January 22, 2020

Thank you and your staff for the wonderful job you did with Naomi's funeral. It was exactly what we were looking for.

October 30, 2019

My entire family was very pleased with the services provided. Your staff was extremely helpful and kind at a difficult time. I will recommend your services to anyone who asks me.

G. Thome
May 7, 2019

Very nice place, made our family feel very comfortable, helped us with everything we needed. I definitely will recommend others and will return when needed ...hopefully not soon if you know what I mean ;-)

D. Lindert
March 19, 2019

They were very helpful. Everything was nice and they even played music our loved one liked.

W. Burhans
March 19, 2019

We were very happy with everything,and their understanding of our situation meant a lot to our family.

T. Gregory
March 19, 2019

Very kind and easy to work with. There was a major snowstorm the day of the funeral. Kessler's got everything setup at church on time despite having to deal with the extra plowing etc to get her there.

M. Moriearty
March 18, 2019

Patrick is a friend of the family. I couldn't have imagined anyone but Patrick helping us with Shirley's funeral.

November 16, 2018

Pat, thank you, thank you. It was so comfortable having you help us with Shirley's preparations. Everything was done just as she planned it. We couldn't have picked anyone else or any better place to plan Shirley's funeral.

Sandra K.
October 20, 2018

Thank you so much for making everything as easy as possible during such a difficult time.

October 16, 2018

Pat and his staff made a very difficult time so much easier for myself, daughters and my wife's family. The new interior is so comforting.

Mark Purdy
August 31, 2018

It was a great experience through the whole process.

August 14, 2018

I will gladly recommend Kessler to anyone who needs your service.

August 13, 2018

Thank you for all your wonderful help. It made things a little easier.

August 12, 2018

Kessler Funeral Home did an exceptional job. I can not say enough for Kessler with funeral and luncheon. All friends and family members were very pleased, as well as myself. Thank you so very much.

August 1, 2018

It was an awesome environment, we love the "old decor", that's why it was chosen. Per my mother's request, "it is the prettiest funeral home". Thank you for your assistance, great job!

Gauthier Family
May 20, 2018

Thank you for taking such good care of my son, and for coming to the house and taking care of everything. The service was beautiful.

May 16, 2018

Kessler's handled the funerals for both my dad and 3 year old sister. Everybody was very kind and accommodating during this difficult time.

Margaret Waitrovich Family
May 1, 2018

We have worked with Pat Fahrenkrug with all of our family funerals. We love working with Pat! He is exceptional and has always made us very comfortable with the process during such difficult times.

Rick and Pam Pomerenka
April 6, 2018

We have used your services for our brother and father. The staff was very helpful to my parents and again to my sister and I. You also made it easy to pre plan for our mother which gives us peace of mind knowing we have her cared for. Thank You.

Rick Lemmens
March 9, 2018

Hello Pat,
Joe and I just wanted to thank you for the awesome job you did in planning our mother's funeral. We could not have been more satisfied. You were well organized, thorough and supportive. Thanks again.

Ann Marie & Joe
March 8, 2018

Dear Pat,
Thank you for making all the arrangements to bring John home. Everything went so smoothly and I appreciate your effort to make it so.

Mary M.
December 30, 2017

We felt welcomed by your staff. We selected your funeral home based on your website.
Thank you for your assistance in getting our loved one from the hospital, taking us through the planning, and carrying out a beautiful service.

Cynthia Patterson
June 22, 2017

I just wanted to take this time to thank you so much for taking care of mother. Mother looked beautiful!! So natural, so peaceful - I felt as though she was about to rise up and talk to us! And her hair - she, I'm sure, loved it!! ( I wish the funeral homes in this area would take lessons from you'all!)
Again - thank you!

Mary Kay Whyte
March 6, 2017

You made what would have been the worst day of my life, actually somewhat bearable.

Mary Coenen
December 31, 2016

Thanks so much for your care, compassion, and professionalism shown to Diane and our entire family.

David Bruha
December 19, 2016

We all thank you so very much for your personal care and generosity to us during Mom King's funeral. Our meal at the funeral home, thanks to you, was wonderful. We especially appreciate your attention to every detail to make a difficult time as easy as possible.
Thanks again.

Gene & Carol King, & Al King
September 1, 2016

Thank you very much for the incredible assistance you provided for my sister Jennifer's memorial services. We would never consider using any other funeral organization. You go the extra mile with service and caring when we are in these most difficult family times, and I can't thank you enough.

August 18, 2016

Thank you for making a difficult situation go smoothly. Your quiet and soft demeanor, put us all at ease.

Tom & LInda Swaim, Paul & MaryAnn DeRosa, and Bob & Karen Swaim

The Swaim Family
June 29, 2016

This is a couple months late in coming, however, I wanted to publicly express the gratitude we have for Kessler Funeral Home. You have assisted our family for years & we would have chosen no other to assist us with my mom's final journey. The respect & dignity they had for our mom was truly touching. They also had great patience with many questions & phone calls. I could go on & on, but I'll end with saying that they made a heartbreaking experience bearable.

Katie Plante & family of Joan Ellis
September 28, 2015

Father-in-law used Kessler's, and my mother-in-law requested Kessler's. I know Maryann would have been pleased! Loved the facilities and arrangements. Everything was great! Thank you.

Connie Fox
September 1, 2015

Great job! I recommend you to anyone!

Tom Berven
July 24, 2015

Kessler's has served my husbands family for many years, they are friends and family to me.

Cherryl Lansing
July 7, 2015

Thank you for your thoughts, prayers, sympathy, and professionalism. We appreciate the great job you did for our father and mother.

You are the best!!

You were attentive to all of our needs. Mom was very well presented. I would recommend your services to everyone and all!

Bruce & Judy Ebersberger
June 17, 2015

The facilities were beautiful, clean, and met every need. A friend of mine said, "she felt like a princess in a palace."
Mom looked beautiful! The photo boards were wonderful! The stands for the flowers, etc. so lovely. Pastor Paul was so warm and gave a great message on Psalm 23. I loved the idea of putting a flower on mom's casket at the burial.

My grandfather, Herb Stinski, had his funeral at Kessler's. Kessler has done an excellent job for our extended family. We knew we could trust that Kessler could be counted on for this important service. Kessler was incredible at my sister-in-law's funeral, Shana Beck-Stinski.

My hope and prayer is that we won't need Kessler's services soon, but when the time comes for my dad, we will be carrying on the Kessler tradition with our family.

Michelle (Stinski) Zlabek
May 14, 2015

I wanted to take a moment to thank you all you and your staff did for us throughout this difficult process. You were professional, understanding, responsive, attentive and all the things needed for your profession. You have a very difficult job, but for me, made it as easy as could be under the circumstances. Thanks and God Bless!

Lou and Family

Dear Pat,
Words cannot express our gratitude for your assistance with Billy's burial. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts! May God bless you for your caring heart!

Mary F.

Dear Patrick,
I want to thank you and your entire staff for the wonderful care and professionalism you gave to my dad, my brothers and sisters and myself at this difficult time in our lives. I know why the sun was shining those two days. Dad was smiling down proudly at the beautiful service and respect he so deserved.

Marie M.

Pat, I just wanted to say thank you to you and Katie for taking such good care of us. We so appreciate you seamlessly taking care of the details and guiding us on what we needed to do. Thank you so much!

Family of Lois R.

Pat, thank you so much for helping us during a difficult time. We were very happy with how everything turned out. We will be sure to recommend you to anyone.

The Landskron Family

We just wanted to thank you for the care and compassion shown to us while planning mom's funeral. You made an extremely difficult task a little bit easier. We also want to thank you for your skills in helping us remember mom when she was alive.

Tim and Sandy A.

Everything went very well. The death of my dad was very unexpected and there were no plans communicated to us. Pat was awesome to work with! Thank you!

Marilyn F.

We were very comfortable because you have a Catholic Funeral Director. I was very pleased with the way you took care of my wishes for my husband's funeral.

Theresa B.

Our family has a long relationship with the Kessler Family. We feel very comfortable continuing that relationship with the new ownership.


Pat and the entire staff at Kessler Funeral Home - Thank you for all your kind support and help with our mother's funeral. It ran so smoothly and we didn't have to worry about anything! Thank you again!

Mohnen Family

My family wants you to know how much we appreciate the way we were treated. It helped us to plan a wonderful celebration of Mom's life.

Thank you so much for your guidance and professionalism assisting our family with the final days with our mom. We appreciate you and thank you so much. You handled our family with professional ease. You gave us respect, understanding, and compassion. I am so glad that Mom chose you to handle her funeral services. Thank you very much. It is rare to not only have truly a professional staff but to have heart added to the care of family is a blessing. Thank you beyond words.

Your team is magnificent! Everyone of Lucille's children found great comfort in everything you did. Professionalism at it's best. Every step of the way you made the journey perfect. Thank you from the bottom of my heart.

God has bestowed gifts and talents on us all . . . and each of you are using those gifts so perfectly. Our experience was extremely comforting . . . and we are left with only perfect memories of a beautiful mother laid to rest.

Lucille Shelley Family

Thank you so very much for helping us with such professionalism and care . . . guiding us through the whole process . . . from start to finish! You did an amazing job and made it very easy at such a difficult time in the loss of our Dad!

The funeral itself was beautiful and Dad looked wonderful in his "Cherry" casket!

James Asmuth Family

Thank you for the amazing job you did for our family in the celebration of the life of our son & brother Brooks Foth. You helped to ease our stress and made every little detail run smoothly. We can not Thank you enough.

Tom & MaryAnn Foth & Family

Thank-you for your special, heartfelt care in all you have done for our family. Bonnie's funeral service was warm and comforting. We appreciate all you do.

Don and Brian Gorshe

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