Butler – Tony L Kaiser, 81 died Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Laurels of DeKalb Nursing Home in Butler after a short Stay. He was born on the family farm outside of Butler on October 16, 1939 to Erman and Winona (Riser) Kaiser. Tony worked for 30 years at B.F. Goodrich in Woodburn before retiring in 1996. He then worked for over 10 years for the DeKalb Eastern School District. He coached Eastside Junior High and High School Football, Eastside High School Baseball, and Butler Little League and Pony League Baseball. He helped start and coached Butler Little League Football. He was an IHSAA baseball umpire at all levels and a member of the Fort Wayne Umpires Association. He was also a member of the Michigan Game Breeders Association. Tony was an avid Detroit Tigers, Red Wings and Lions fan. He married Lynn Alexander on November 13, 1960 in Butler and she survives. He is also survived by 2 sons and their spouses, Gary and Lori Kaiser of Pleasant Lake and Richard and Deb Kaiser of Butler; 4 grandchildren, Randy (Alisa) Kaiser, Ryan (Tiffany) Kaiser, Clare Sexton and Charlie Sexton; a great granddaughter Sophia Kaiser; 2 brothers, 2 sisters, and their spouses, George and Teresa Kaiser of Bryan, OH, Kathy and Jim Stark of Edgerton, OH, Rachel Hendrickson of Fremont and Pete and Melanie Kaiser of Edgerton, OH; 3 sisters in law and a brother in law, Ann and Phil Vose of Butler, Sonya Cameron of Garrett and Rita Alexander of Hamilton; numerous nieces and nephews including a special nephew Terry Rickman. He was preceded in death by his parents, a son Brad Kaiser, 3 brothers, Keith Kaiser, Gary Kaiser and Paul Kaiser and 2 brothers in laws, Alan Alexander and Tom Alexander. Services will be 6 PM Wednesday October 6, 2021 at Feller and Clark Funeral Home, 875 South Wayne Street, Waterloo, IN. Calling is 4 hours prior to the service Wednesday from 2 to 6 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be at a later date in Butler Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Butler, IN. Memorials can be given in Tony’s name to the Eastside High School Athletic Association. To send condolences visit www.fellerandclark.com.
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