BEN BOLT – Joseph Edward Kaiser, 79, passed away Monday, April 18, 2011 in a Corpus Christi hospital.
He was a Korean War veteran who served in the U.S. Navy. Joe was a long haul truck driver who enjoyed socializing, ranching, traveling and hunting. He was also a member of the New Oxford Social Club for many years.
Joseph was preceded in death by his parents, John Edward and Annie Moore Kaiser; his wife, Olga Garcia Kaiser; brother, John Kaiser; and sister, Joan Felix.
He is survived by his companion, Elvira Orta of Alice, Texas; one son, James Michael (Sylvia) Kaiser of Keller, Texas; two daughters, Ann Marie (Paul) Fontenot of Corpus Christi, Texas, and Jenny Elizabeth (Dario) Lopez of Alice, Texas; two sisters, Martha Sunbury of McSherrystown, Penn., and Rita (Bernie) Cole of Hanover, Penn.; five grandchildren, Tessa Lopez of San Antonio, Texas, Kristen Lopez of Alice, Texas, Christina Kaiser, Justin Reyes-Kaiser and Alexandra Reyes-Kaiser of Keller, Texas; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family will be receiving friends at Rosas Funeral Home Chapel from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 21, 2011.
A Memorial Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. that evening with military honors conducted by the United Veterans Burial Association.
A Memorial Mass and burial will be held at a later date in Pennsylvania. Joseph will be laid to rest at the Immaculate Conception Cemetery in New Oxford, Penn.
Funeral arrangements entrusted with Rosas Funeral Home.
– Paid Obituary