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James David "Jim" Kesselring

December 29, 1948 December 31, 2020
James David "Jim"  Kesselring
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Obituary for James David "Jim" Kesselring

James David “Jim” Kesselring of Howell, MI, and former resident of Milford, MI, died in the late hours of Thursday, December 31, 2020. He was 72 years old.

Jim enjoyed being outdoors, whether camping, snowmobiling, or riding motorcycles. He was an avid collector of model cars and he loved being with his grandchildren and watching them grow up.

James is survived by his beloved wife of 52 years, Louise Ann Walters; daughter, Kimberly Louise (Steven) Klaus and son, Scott David Kesselring; grandchildren, Ethan Christopher Klaus and Chloe Louise Klaus; siblings, Lee Kesselring, Pamela Friend, and Sandra (Robert) Fretenborough as well as many close friends and extended family members.

Jim was preceded in death by his father, Roy Kesselring, his mother Geraldine Polan and his brother in law, Edward Friend.

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, Services will be held privately with Burial and full Military Honors in Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly, MI.

Memorial Contribution

Disabled American Veterans

Attn: Gift Processing
P.O. Box 14301
Cincinnati, OH 45250

Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation


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