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Obituary: Sandra S. Kessler, Columbus

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Sandra S. Kessler, 74, Columbus, died August 7, 2014, after a battle with ovarian cancer.

Sandra was born July 28, 1940, in Indianapolis, to the late Robert M. and Mary Elizabeth (Jackson) Burns.

Having lived in New York, Illinois, Florida, and most recently Columbus, she was a talented crafter who enjoyed painting, hobby shows, and caring for her dogs.

While in Florida, she was the owner and operator of Cobblestone Crafters. An excellent cook, she always enjoyed family cookouts and all kinds of delicious Italian cuisine. She will be missed by her loving family and loving friends.

Survivors include two daughters, Deborah Warnsholz (Heath) of Columbus and Theresa Spears (Robert) of Camby; a brother, Richard R. Burns of California; a sister, Betsy Clark of California; and five grandchildren, Dallas and Cheyenne Warnsholz, Cassandra, Deanndra, and Dean Spears.

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Sandra Kessler will begin at 4 p.m. Sunday, August 17, 2014, in the Carlisle–Branson Funeral Service & Crematory in Mooresville with calling from 2 p.m. until the time of service .

Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to the Columbus Cancer Center.

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