OBITUARY: John Kaiser

May 23, 2021
By Marcy Shortuse

On Friday, May 9, 2021 John Kaiser passed away in Washington, D.C. He was born November 1, 1926.
John was the cherished father of Nancy Dufrane (Richard), Linda Brant (Michael), John Kaiser (Karen), Patricia Vincent (Norman), June Kaiser, Kurt Kaiser (Nora), William Kaiser (Susan and Timothy Kaiser. John was grandfather to 17 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his childhood friend and wife of over 60 years, Dorothy Deichsel.
Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, he served in the Navy during World War 11, earned his BS in Civil Engineering at Alabama University and worked in road and bridge construction for over 20 years.
After retiring from the construction business, he was a litigation expert witness for over 20 years.
John had a great sense of humor, loved people from all walks of life and had a passion for sports and history. He was a wonderful provider for his family and was a kind and gentle man for others – a true gentleman.
He retired with Dorothy to Florida where he enjoyed a wonderful 20 years in beautiful Naples and his heaven on earth, Boca Grande.
Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions to S.O.M.E. are welcome.