NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. — Ms. Faith E. Kesel, 78, of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., formerly of this area, died Friday, July 27, 2001, at home.
She was born in Morris on Sept. 21, 1922.
She was a first lieutenant in the United States Army, serving in India during World War II.
She was a graduate of Syracuse University and Boston College.
She moved to Florida in 1955 from Oneonta.
She had been a night supervisor at A.O. Fox Hospital in Oneonta.
She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, the Coronado Shuffleboard Club and the Little Theater, New Smyrna Beach, Fla.
She is survived by her son, Michael Kesel of Topeka, Kan.; a brother, Paul Edgerton Jr., of Spencertown, N.Y.; a sister, Mary Wojcikowski of High Point, N.C.; and two grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Volusia County, 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Port Orange, Fla. 32119.