Wrisley Funeral Home
90 Sugarloaf Street, South Deerfield, MA 01373
Office: 413-665-4046             Fax: 413-665-0975
Wayne Tyler Kessler
Grave side services will be held Thursday, 5/19/2022 at 3pm at St. Stanislaus Cemetary in South Deerfield

DUDLEY, MA- Wayne Tyler Kessler, 81, died Friday, May 6, 2022 at UMASS Medical Center

in Worcester.  Wayne was born in Woodford, South Carolina on December 22, 1940, the son of the late Dawson Tyler and Mattie Lee Duncan and his adoptive parents Fred and

Florence Kessler.

Wayne was brought up in Brattleboro, VT and proudly served his country in the US Air Force.

He was the owner of Dudley Sewing and Music for 30 years. He played the guitar with Four

Easy Pieces. He was a long time ham operator (KIERB) and enjoyed his 1956 Ford with his family.


He is survived by his wife of 56 years Marion (Wojtkielewicz) Kessler, one son: Joseph

Kessler of Dudley, sister: Cheryl Sexton of FL, two brothers: Charles Tyler and his wife

Mildred of SC and Bryon Tyler of SC, three sisters in law, Julie Tyler of SC,  Carol Tyler of SC and  Kathy Dunn of Hatfield as well as several nieces and nephews.

Committal services will be on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. at St. Stanislaus Cemetery in South Deerfield, with Fr. Frank Furman as celebrant. Visitation prior to service, beginning at 2:00 p.m. at Wrisley Funeral Home.