Tonawanda News


May 28, 2014

Joanne Kaizer


Our precious Mother, Joanne Kaizer, went to be with The Lord, on May 26,2014. She was born in Dubois, PA on January 12, 1939. Predeceased by her son, Daniel Carl; sister, Jean Piorkowski; and parents, Peter and Mary Kaizer. Survived by daughter-in-law, Hala Carl; and children, David Carl (Anne), Denise Johnson (William), and Darleen Carl-Beck (William); siblings, Edward Kaizer (Janet), Barbara Krull (James), Mary Lou Sepp (Jeffery) and Peter Kaizer (Thea); and seventeen grandchildren and spouses,  five great-grandchildren and two on the way; many cousins and dear friends.
Joanne was a member of Hope Christian Fellowship where she taught Sunday school, bible studies, ran the church cafe and played the saxophone. She played the sax for the New Horizon Eastman band, graduated from Elim Bible Institute in 1997 and ran the Urban Center Ministries for Elim Bible Institute where she loved and cared for people in need. She also did prison ministry at Monroe County Hospital. In her younger years, she participated in Toast Masters, Pekin Fire Hall Auxiliary, the Niagara Soaring club and rode a twin Honda motorcycle.
Please join the family to share memories on SUNDAY (June 1st) from 2-3 PM at Hope Christian Fellowship (3495 Lake Ave., Rochester 14612) where Joanne's Memorial Service will follow calling at 3 PM. Please consider honoring Joanne with a donation to Hope Christian Fellowship, which will direct donations designated to her memory to causes in which Joanne was active.
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