Fritz Hartley Kaiser, 72, died December 8, 2013. Born July 4, 1941 and raised in Kent, Ohio, Fritz graduated Kent State University and worked as a systems analyst for research and educational institutions, including Goodyear Aerospace and Ashland Community College. He was passionate about mathematics, music and carpentry; derby-building and pumpkin-carving with his grand kids. He is survived by beloved former wife Anna Marie Julia; their four children Karl Kaiser, Kimberly Letso, Kyra Landzelius and Kristina Gehrki; and his two sisters Mandy Short and Mary McCarty. Fritz was a loving grandfather to: Ivan, Conrad, Nikolai, Elaina, Alexander and the late Natalie; and a proud uncle to Frances, Helen, Marion and Ian. He was preceded in death by his parents John and Frances Kaiser, and his brother John. Family inurnment is planned for the spring in Ohio. Memorial messages may be sent to email@example.com.