Margaret Jean Kesler

Margaret Jean Kesler

Margaret Jean Kesler, 86, died February 15, 2021 in Perkins, Oklahoma. Her graveside service will begin at 1:00 p.m. Friday, February 26, 2021 at Wanette Cemetery in Wanette, Oklahoma. Strode Funeral Home and Cremation is in charge of arrangements.

She was born on September 27, 1934 in Vamoosa, Oklahoma to William and Lucille Farris. Margaret graduated Vamoosa High School in 1953.

She was united in marriage to C.D. Kesler in March of 1955 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Margaret worked at the County Assessor's Office as a Deputy Assessor.

She was a member of the Square 8 Square Dancers. Her hobbies included painting, traveling, camping at Sportman lake with all of the cousins, ceramic pottery work, and she loved to cook for her family.

Spending time with her children and her grandchildren were the times she cherished most, especially during Christmas, which was her favorite holiday.

She is survived by Debbie Boyles of Perkins, OK; Donna (James) Whitmore of Stillwater, OK; David (Penny) Kesler of Shawnee, OK; Bill (Linda) Kesler of Masa, AZ; Donna Farris of Mustang, OK; Louise of CA; grandchildren Kathryn Whitmore of Perkins, OK; Kindra Whitmore of Stillwater, OK; Jared (Alisha) Kesler of Edmond, OK; Cameron (Charity) Kesler of Yukon, OK; 5 Great-grandchildren and numerous other family members.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to an Alzheimer Research Center of your choice.

Condolences may be sent to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting

Posted online on February 28, 2021