April 1, 1958 ~ February 2, 2020

Born in: Corning, NY
Resided in: Spencerport, NY

Amy S. Kessler


Spencerport:  Sunday, February 2, 2020 at age 61.  Predeceased by her parents, Carl Wood and Marlene Morse; father-in-law, Donald C. Kessler. Survived by her husband, Donald J. Kessler; her children, Jennifer Kessler, Christine (Christopher) Sidoti; Donald A. Kessler; grandchildren, Madelynne, Christopher, Nathan, Matthew, Donnie, Alex; her siblings, Rhonda Wood, Helen (Jim) Guinnip, Doug (Pam) Wood, Kathryn Thomas (Michael), Joseph (Kim) Wood, Julie (Timothy) Shadeck; special friends, John and Carol Leary; several nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.  The family wishes to thank the staff at Rochester General Hospital 4200 Unit for the love and compassionate care given to Amy.


Amy attended St. Theresa School in 1972 where she met the love of her life Donnie. They had 3 children and 6 grandchildren.  She was an avid bingo player. Amy loved crafting, event planning, casino outings and most of, spending time with her grandchildren.

Amy had an canning ability to reach people in a deep and positive way.  She always gave the best advice.  She was a person of faith and believed that The Lord guides everyone’s way.  She will be deeply missed!


Friends may call Thursday (Feb 6th) 4-7 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson, 1075 Long Pond Road. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday (Feb 8th) 10:00 AM at St. John the Evangelist Church, Spencerport. Private Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Heart Association in her memory.  For more information, or to sign Amy’s online guestbook, please visit


Visitation: February 6, 2020 4:00 pm - February 6, 2020 7:00 pm

Vay-Schleich & Meeson - Greece Chapel
1075 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626

Service: February 8, 2020 10:00 am

St. John the Evangelist Church - Spencerport
55 Martha Street
Spencerport, NY 14559


Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
2461 Dewey Avenue
Rochester, NY 14612

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Amy S. Kessler 's name.

American Heart Association

25 Circle Street #102 Rochester, NY 14607

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  1. To my 2nd mom.. you will really missed. But you will be in our hearts. To my sister Jennifer and family. Love you all so much and I’m here for you all.
    Thanks to Amy (mom) for teaching me how to be a really good wrapper and to be a better person 💜💕Love you..

  2. Thinking of all of you and praying God helps you through this very difficult time. Amy was very special. Love you all

  3. When I think of Amy….I see her with this long blond hair and beautiful smile from the first time I met her & knew her, that is how I want to remember her always.

  4. I am truly very sorry to hear of the loss of Amy. During this difficult time in your life, may my friendship, sympathy, and heartfelt condolences, bring comfort to a very special family. Amy’s memory will be honored by living the life lessons she taught me. It was a privilege to know her.

  5. I’m sorry for your loss…my thoughts and prayers are with you Jennifer and family….No I didn’t know Mrs. Amy personally but I feel like I do with all the many conversations Jennifer share with me…may god continue to bless and keep your family…

  6. I am so sorry for your loss….losing a mom so hard…but it is said…. and I believe in my heart… that when you see the moon is full… talk with her…. I do….

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