Norma Kessner,76, Huntingburg

Norma Kessner, 76, of Huntingburg, died Wednesday March 18, at Scenic Hills at the Monastery in Ferdinand. She was born in St. Meinrad November 30, 1943, to Norbert and Anna (Hasenour) Troesch. She married Raymond P. Kessner June 2, 1962, at St. Meinrad Church.

Norma was a member of Divine Mercy Parish, St. Anthony Church. She retired as a seamstress at Fleck Chairs after working there for 20 years. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, camping, traveling, playing cards, and being with family and friends.

She is survived by her husband, Raymond P. Kessner; one daughter, Kelly Green, Minneapolis, Minnesota; one son, Jason Kessner and wife Angela, Evansville; two grandchildren, Raina and Ariana Kessens; and two sisters, Dorothy Beckman, Georgetown, and Barbara Frenchville and husband Dennis, Floyd Knobs.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one sister, Bernice Waninger, and two brothers, Clarence and Othmar Troesch.

Private services will be held Saturday at Becher Funeral Home in Ferdinand with burial following in Beard Cemetery in Bristow. Online condolences can be shared at