Rev. Wayne Kessel
Retired pastor Wayne Kessel died on Thursday, December 3, 2009. He is survived by his wife, Gladys Kessel; by two children: Donald Kessel of Morgan Hill, and Linda Kessel Solis of San Jose; and by one grandchild. Condolences to the family may be sent to 359 Mayellen Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126.
The memorial service was held on Saturday, December 12, at 2 p.m., at the Campbell United Methodist Church, the Rev. Alan Jones presiding.
Wayne Kessel served the Burlingame, Gilroy, San Jose: Alum Rock, Oakland: Laurel, Merced, Livermore: Asbury, San Rafael: First, and Fremont: St. Paul's churches before retiring in 1987.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the Wayne Kessel Memorial Fund, Campbell United Methodist Church, 1675 Winchester Blvd., Campbell, CA 95008.