Estes Park and Aberdeen, SD, resident Marvin Kaiser died Saturday evening December 22, 2012 at Prospect Park Living Center in Estes Park. He was 83 years old. Marvin Eugene Kaiser was born July 2, 1929 in Milliken, CO. His parents were John & Amelia (Betz) Kaiser. Marvin graduated from Gill, CO High School. On September 18, 1950 he married Barbara Erickson in Denver.
They had lived in Grand Junction, Fruita and Aberdeen, SD. They moved to Estes Park from Lyons. Marvin was a self employed trucker and had worked at VanWaters and Rogers as a salesman and at Colorado Steel and Wire as a salesman and driver.
He was an independent trucker from 1977 until his health forced him to retire in 2008. He was a member of the Episcopal faith and had attended St. Bartholomew’s Church in Estes Park and St Mark’s in Aberdeen. He enjoyed making crafts and traveling with his life size statues of the Blues Brothers. Marvin is survived by his children Eric Kaiser of Fayetteville, NC; Marvin C. Kaiser of Joliet, IL and Sonya Binns of Estes Park and grandson Justin Kaiser of Joliet. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Barbara in 1994, daughters Thea Kaiser-Owen and Rise Kaiser and son Greg Kaiser, 2 brothers and a sister.
A Requiem Mass will be celebrated on Friday, December 28, 2012 at 1:00 at Trinity Episcopal Church, 3800 West 20th St in Greeley. Memorial contributions may be made to Prospect Park Living Center in care of Allnutt Funeral Service, 1302 Graves Ave. Estes Park, CO 80517. See www.allnutt.com to send a message to Marvin’s family.