John E. Kiser, Sr., 77, of Greenville, passed away early Sunday morning, November 14, 2010 at the Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton.
He was born July 9, 1933 in Greenville, son of the late L.D. and Dora (Goens) Kiser. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Raymond, and Walter "Butch" Kiser; and two sisters in infancy.
John was retired from Inland Steel in Greenville where he had worked for 17 years.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Joyce A. (Stoltz) Kiser whom he married May 16, 1953; children, John E. (Amy) Kiser, Jr., Steve (Jerilyn) Kiser, Donna (Ron) Kiser-Weyant and Gary Kiser all of Greenville; grandchildren, William, Myra, Josh, Joyce, Holly, Ronald, Jr., Douglas, Suzanna and Brittany; 10 great grandchildren; a brother, Clarence Kiser of Greenville; and a sister Georgia Mae Fraley of Eaton.
Services will be held Friday, November 19 at 10:30 a.m. at the Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville with the Chaplain Bill Phipps officiating. Burial will follow in the Abbottsville Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 5-8 p.m. The family requests that memorial contributions be given to the Cancer Association of Darke County.