THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Carol Kaiser, 72, of Oconto Falls died peacefully Sunday morning, June 23 at home surrounded by her family.
Born Nov. 8, 1940 in Green Bay to Frederick and Grace (Vanden Elzen) Baake, she grew up in rural Pulaski where she attended public schools.
On July 19, 1958 she married Gerald Big Jer Kaiser at Hofa Park. Following their marriage the couple owned and operated a dairy farm until moving to Anderson Lake in 1978 where they also farmed. They returned to the Oconto Falls area in 1987. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, collecting angels and especially dancing, fishing and hunting with her husband. She will be fondly remembered for the dedication she gave her husband, children and grandchildren.
Survivors are five children, Alan (Laura) Kaiser, Gregory (Lori) Kaiser, Melissa Missy (Jeff) Pashek, all of Oconto Falls, Holly (Carl) Montoure of Shawano and Robert Bobby (Nikki) Kaiser of Coleman; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and another three on the way; two special neighbors, Chris Mayotte and Lori Vomastic; three brothers, Vernon (Lucille) Baake of Florida, Marvin (Dorie) Baake of Crivitz and Ronald (Kathy) Baake of Seymour; a sister-in-law, Suzanne Kaiser of Suamico; her longtime school friend, Sandy Jones of Lena and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Gerald on Oct. 12, 2010 and three brothers-in-law, Henry Kaiser, jr., Francis (Fern) Kaiser and Robert Kaiser.
Visitation with the urn present will be held after 5 p.m. on Friday, July 19 at Jones Funeral Service in Oconto Falls until time of the memorial services at 7 p.m. Fr. Bob Groher will officiate and burial will take place in St. Anthony Catholic Cemetery, Oconto Falls.