KESSEL, James Robert, 74, of Land O’ Lakes, Florida passed away September 18, 2019. He was born in Owosso, Michigan. In 1999, James retired from GTE after 33 yrs and moved to Florida. He loved to golf, bowl, and fish, but most of all he loved spending time with his family. He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Judy Kessel; sister, Mary Alice; brother, Albert “Bud” Kessel. He is survived by his two boys, Doug Kessel (Melissa), and Scott Kessel (Ann); two grandchildren, Willow and Andrew James “AJ”; sister, Janet Lewis; and brother, William Kessel. He was loved and will always be missed.