John M. Kessler, 59, of Pottstown, East Coventry Twp., husband of Jan L. (Rinewalt) Kessler, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2021 at his home after a long battle with multiple myeloma.
Born in Phoenixville, he was the son of Mary (Perri) Kessler and the late John M. Kessler.
John was a long time member of Reading Motorcycle Club and the NRA. He was an avid fisherman and hunter, and enjoyed going out on his boat. John also had a love for cooking and baking. He was big into hotrods and RC cars. He enjoyed racing his many cars over the years at Maple Grove Raceway. John was a mechanic for many years, working on trucks, equipment and then transitioned to building/working on motorcycles for the rest of his career.
Surviving with his wife and mother is daughter Kristin Kessler, stepson Bill McAfee, husband of Christine, and stepson Nathan McAfee, husband of Kiki. Also surviving is sister Kathy Filipovic, wife of Michael, and two nephews.
The family will receive friends on Friday, January 8, from 6:00PM till 8:00PM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ltd., 329 N. Lewis Road, Royersford.