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Bronze Star - Awarded to Edward Kaiser

Veteran of The Korean War


Herman Edward Kaiser

Eddie Kaiser

Born - Monday, October 11, 1926

Phillipsburg, Phillips County, Kansas


Edward Kaiser Veteran of The KoreanWar


Never Married

Veteran Korean War

Died - Friday, December 25, 1992

Burlington, Racine County, Wisconsin




Edward Kaiser

Edward Herman Kaiser, son of John Kaiser and Maggie Fink Kaiser, was born October 11, 1926, in Phillipsburg, and died December 25, 1992, in Union Grove, Wisconsin, at the age of 66.

Edward attended Phillipsburg High School, received his bachelor of science degree in education in 1956 and a master's degree in 1959, both from Fort Hays State University in Hays.

He served his county in the Korean Conflict from September 20, 1950, until June 19, 1953. He then re-enlisted and spent three more years in Germany and France.

He was a fifth and sixth grade teach and a member of Kappa Sigma Kampa Social Fraternity. He was a member of the Lutheran Church of Burlington, Wisconsin, a member of P.P.Q, N. E. A., and

W. E. A. C.

Survivors include his sister, Alma Eltiste and husband, Vernon, of Lexington, Nebraska; a sister-in-law, Loretta Kaiser of Ellinwood; three nephews and two nieces.

Edward will be sadly missed by his family and friends.

A funeral service was held at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church on Tuesday, December 29, 1992, at 2 p. m. with the Rev. Gerald Buss officiating.

Arliss Weinman, soloist, sang "How Great Thou Art." The congregation sang the selections "Amazing Grace" and "Take My Hand." Phyllis Merklein was the accompanist.

Casket bearers were Ralph Bohl, Loren Grau, Gerald Bethke, Virgil Ehm, Avery Hopson and Dale Kellerman.

Honorary bearers included all of Edward's friends.

Interment was in Emmanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Stuttgart, with presentation of the flag by Myers-Hesler VFW Post 1360, Phillipsburg.

Arrangements were handled by Olliff-Boeve Memorial Chapel.


We extend our thanks to all of you for your kind expressions of sympathy at the time of Edward's death. We sincerely appreciated your cards, memorial contributions and floral tributes. A special thanks to Emmanuel Lutheran Church women for serving us lunch the day of the service.

The Family of Edward H. Kaiser

Phillips County Review

December 31, 1992




Buried - Emmanuel Lutheran Cemetery - Stuttgart, Kansas



Read The Letter Eddie Wrote To Phillips County Review


Brother - Johann Fredrich Leonard Kaiser

Jake Kaiser

Sister- Alwinia Eva Christine (Kaiser) Boethin

Alwinia Boethin

Sister Alma Sophia Auguste (Kaiser) Eltiste

Alma Eltiste



Father -John Henry Kaiser

John Kaiser

Mother - Maria Barbara Margaretha( Fink) Kaiser

Maggie Kaiser





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