About Rose Lukes Kessler
Emigrated from England to USA in 1890; born in Cornwall? as "Roseland"? Family notes have her birthplace as New Liverpool, England. A few instances of her name as Roseland Lukes. Records have her marriage to Charles being 19 Jul 1899 in Iowa. Rose Kessler born October 27,1879 near Liverpool, England. Passed Nov.25, 1968 89 years 28 days ; Burial: Forest Cemetery in Oskaloosa, Iowa
Aprox age in 1910 census listed as 30 for "Rosa L Kessler" -- https://www.familysearch.org/search/recordDetails/show?uri=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.familysearch.org%2Frecords%2Fpal%3A%2FMM9.1.r%2F9F61-5DW%2Fp_535134468
Obituary: Oskaloosa Daily Herald, Oskaloosa, Iowa
Tuesday, November 26, 1968 -- Mrs. Rose Kessler died at the Tower Park Nursing Home (1320 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, IA) Monday at the age of 89. The daughter of Luke and Alice Martin Lukes, she was born October 27, 1879 in London, England. She is the widow of Charles Kessler. Survivors include a son, Robert Kessler of Evanston, Illinois; six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and a sister-in-law, Mrs. Margie Lukes of Oskaloosa. Funeral services will be in Newman Funeral Chapel, Wednesday at 1pm. The Rev. Dr. Merrill Summerbell of the Central United Methodist Church will officiate with burial in Forest Cemetery. The family will be at Newman Funeral Chapel Tuesday evening.