Erwin L. Gaiser, a 91 year old former resident of Racine and Woodruff, passed away at the Marshfield Medical Center on Aug. 24, 2018. He was born in Milwaukee on Jan. 1, 1927, the son of Albert and Anne (nee: Jorgenson) Gaiser.
Among his survivors are his cousin Ray (and Sue) Eberhardt of Woodstock, Ill.; cousin Larry Eberhardt of Oklahoma City; cousin Bethel Roberts of Milwaukee; his guardian Nellie Herrmann of Mercer; and many friends in Lac du Flambeau and Woodruff/Arbor Vitae areas.
Following his proud service in the U.S. Navy during World War II that included operations in the Pacific Theater, he was dedicated and skillful in assisting in the operation of the family-owned resort at Whitefish Lake in northern Wisconsin and remained a loving and dedicated care-giver for his aging parents during their retirement years.
Graveside services and military honors were held in West Lawn Memorial Park (9000 Washington Avenue, Mt. Pleasant, WI) at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. Online guestbook at