Aaron C. Kesler, 21, Ladoga, died Monday at his residence.
Born in Danville, he was the son of Danny W. and Patty (Howard) Kesler.
A 2003 graduate of Southmont High School, he worked in multi-serve at Steel Dynamics in Pittsboro. He was taking his last class to receive his associate degree in fire science and safety to become a fourth generation firefighters. He was a member of National Cross Country Association and St. Bernard's Catholic Church.
Surviving are his parents, Ladoga; sister Sarah Kesler, Crawfordsville; paternal grandmother Lois Cherry, Indianapolis; fiancee Krystal Wrightsman, Linden; and two nieces.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Servies and Morgan Funeral Home, Ladoga, with Pastor Karen Bray officiating.
Burial will be in Ladoga Cemetery.
Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
Online condolences may be sent to serviesmorgan @link2000.net.