Robert Poage Kaiser b. 31 Jul 1916 Ames, Iowa d. 14 May 1990 Libertyville, Illinois: William Kaiser's ancestry

Robert Poage Kaiser

Male 1916 - 1990  (73 years)


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  • Name Robert Poage Kaiser 
    Born 31 Jul 1916  Ames, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 May 1990  Libertyville, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 18 May 1990  Glen Ellyn, Illinois, Forest Hill Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0057  William Kaiser Genealogy
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2011 

    Father William George Kaiser,   b. 10 Jun 1887, Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1963, Glen Ellyn, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Blythe Viola Victoria Poage,   b. 10 Nov 1891, Baxter, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1988, Lake Bluff, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1915  Baxter, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The following are notes written by Blythe V.V. Poage Kaiser in 1966:

      "William and Blythe lived for a short time in Ames, Iowa where William was on the Agricultural Engineering Faculty. They went to Chicago, Illinois in January, 1917 and spent the next few years in the city but moved to the suburb of Glen Ellyn in March, 1920 where they have lived ever since. William was an executive of the Portland Cement Association and a consulting Agricultural Engineer. Blythe is a member of several Patriotic Societies: DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) and DAC (Daughters of American Colonists) and is also a Master Judge of Flower Shows accredited through the National Council of State Garden Clubs. Both William and Blythe have degrees from the Iowa State University - Ames."
    Family ID F027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Doris Belle Daniels 
    Children 
    +1. Kenneth Paul Kaiser
    +2. Allan Poage Kaiser
    +3. Caryl Jean Kaiser
     4. Donald Arthur Kaiser
    Family ID F026  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Jul 1916 - Ames, Iowa Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos Robert_Doris_Kaiser
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    Robert_Kaiser_Margaret_Poage
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    Bob and Doris' wedding
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    Robert Kaiser
    Robert Kaiser
    Bob Kaiser about 1933
    Bob Kaiser about 1933
    Bob, Doris, & Caryl Kaiser, July 4, 1953
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    Bob, Ken, & Allan, Jan 1946
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    Doris, Ken, & Bob Kaiser, 1945
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    Kaiser extended family, about 1926
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    Headstones Cemetery RPK&DBK #1
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    Cemetary Forest Hill Kaiser's
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  • Notes 
    • Robert Poage Kaiser attended Glen Ellyn, Illinois schools, graduating from Glenbard West High School in 1935. He earned an architectural degree from the University of Illinois in 1941.

      Information supplied by Doris Belle Daniels Kaiser, his wife, " Served in the U. S. Navy from 1941 to about 1945 or 1946. Two years spent in the Joint Intelligence Center Pacific Ocean Area - Headquarters Hawaii and Photo Interpretation."

      The following are notes compiled by Blythe V.V. Poage Kaiser in 1966:
      "Robert was a Lieutenant in World War II in the Naval Air intelligence. Graduate of University of Illinois with a degree in Architecture. Nov. (1966) living in Lake Bluff, Illinois and is Vice President and General Manager of the American Concrete Corporation. Doris Daniels' father and mother are Arthur and Florence Daniels of Chicago and now of Pompano Beach, Florida. Doris is a graduate of University of Chicago. Kenneth P. Kaiser received his degree from Iowa State University in 1965 but is continuing in the school of Architecture."

      Robert was employed by the American Concrete Corp., Waukegan, Illinois. He eventually became Vice President and General Manager. After his retirement, he served as a building commissioner for the Village of Lake Bluff.

      Robert's graveside services were conducted May 18, 1990 at Forest Hill Cemetery in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. Memorial Services were conducted later that day at the Methodist Church in Lake Bluff, with the Rev. Orrell Ruth officiating.



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