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Robert John Keiser

Aransas Pass- Robert John Keiser passed away on April 17, 2021. He was 87.

Robert was born on December 24, 1933 in New London, Connecticut to Robert and Marjorie (Knapton) Keiser. Although he is a native of Connecticut, he was part of a military family so he did travel to quite a few places. Robert joined the United States Marine Corps in the early 1950s and fought in the Korean War and received his Purple Heart and Korean War medal. Most people, including himself would consider him a true patriot. Robert was a loving husband, father, son, grandfather, and friend who will be missed dearly by all who knew him.

Preceded in death by his parents: Robert and Marjorie Keiser; daughter: Susan Keiser; sons: Steve and Scott Keiser; brother: John Keiser.

Survivors include his wife: Hortencia (Castro) Keiser, son: Roberto Jose Keiser of Aransas Pass; brothers: James Keiser (Patty) of Mary, Florida; sister: Joyce Hopkins (Dewight) of Weasley Chapel, Florida; and six grandchildren: Aron Lee Keiser, Ember Keiser, Ryan Keiser, Robert Keiser, Terry Carter Keiser, and Maggie Keiser.

Services include visitation starting at 9:00 AM at Resthaven Funeral Home. Followed by a Funeral Mass at 11:00 AM at The St. Mary, Star of the Sea Church in Aransas Pass. Burial will follow at the VA Cemetery in Corpus Christi at 1:00 PM.

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Arrangements entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Aransas Pass.

Aransas Pass Progress

346 S. Houston

Aransas Pass, TX 78336

P.O. Box 2100

Aransas Pass, TX 78336