Samuel Elisha Kaiser died Jan. 7 at his home.

He was born Sept. 30, 1936, in Patoka Township, Crawford County to Clarence Edward and Selma June Esarey Kaiser.

He married Patricia Ann “Tracy” Wells in 1956.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia Ann “Tracy” Kaiser; their three children: Jeffrey Lynn Kaiser, Valerie Dawn Kaiser Johnson and Karla Jayne Kaiser Lovelady; nine grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.

Funeral Mass is at 11 a.m. Jan. 12 at the Saint Luke’s Catholic Church, 2007 Oakdale, Temple, Texas, with Father John Guzaldo presiding.

Graveside service is at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, at Wickliffe Cemetery.

Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, French Lick is in charge of arrangements.