David J. Kaiser

Died May 17, 2018


David J. Kaiser Sr., 81, of Luzerne passed away at his home Thursday, May 17, 2018.

David was born in Detroit on March 19, 1937, to John and Helen (Pecha) Kaiser. He served his country as a chief petty officer in the U.S. Navy, retiring after 20 years. David lived in Florida, where he worked in maintenance and refrigeration. He married Suzanne on Oct. 4, 1996, in Eastpointe. They moved to Luzerne in January 1999. David liked keeping busy with his hands, reading his Bible and helping people.

David is survived by his wife, Suzanne; his children, David J. Kaiser Jr., Candace Blankinship, Cherie Mooney, Kim Johnson and Cindy (Tom) Sweat; his stepchildren, Michael (Carla) Badyna, David (Jennifer) Badyna, Georgiann (Michael) Creagh and Joseph (Christina) Badyna; his sister, Pauline Dowe; three grandchildren, Alexandra, Chelsea and Amanda; and 10 step-grandchildren, Karl, Matthew, Jessica, Jaidyn, Luke, Mackenzie, Madison, Shane, Elise and Faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his stepson, Tom; his sisters, Susan and Virginia; and his sons-in-law, Lon Blankinship and Martin Mooney.

In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to Heartland Hospice, Lydia’s Gate or His Love Family Resources.

These arrangements were handled by Lashley Funeral Home, Mio.


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