ROBERT LYNN KISER
Services Set For Robert L. Kiser
Walnut: - Robert Lynn Kiser, 49, died early
Monday a.m. at the Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton after an extended
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m.
Wednesday at St. John's Catholic Church in Walnut with the Rev. Donald
Schladen officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Cemetery. Friends may
call at the Ross Funeral Home from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday with the Rosary at 8
p.m. A memorial has been established in his honor.
Robert Lynn Kiser was born Feb. 3, 1922 at
Walnut, the son of Fletcher and Abbie Kiser. He married Josephine Miller of
Harmon May 25, 1946. For many years he was associated with Gonigam, Bass and
Hill Inc., and served as president of the company until ill health forced
his retirement in March, 1971.
He had attended business college and Baylor
University at Waco, Tex. He was a member of the American Legion and served
four years in the Air Force during WW II and served several years as trustee
of St. John's Catholic Church of Walnut of which he was a member.
Survivors include his widow; one daughter, Julie
Lynn and one son, John Fletcher, both at home; his mother, Abbie; two
sisters, Audrey Kiser, Walnut and Myrna Kiser , River Grove and one brother
Carl, Rock Falls.
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, December 21, 1971 - Tuesday, pg 2, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)