Marie Teresa Kiger, age 84, went to be with the Lord on December 8th, 2021. Marie was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. She was the oldest daughter of six children and soon learned how to care for them and others. At her youth group, she met her love and future husband, Kelly Kiger. Together they worked at various jobs including starting churches in Texas, California, and Missouri. Marie was a devoted pastor’s wife and mother.
Marie had a loving spirit and kind nature that made everyone feel welcome and special when they visited her. Her talents as a chef were almost legendary. She was preceeded in death by her husband of 62 years and one brother. She is survived by her sons Steven and Mark and his wife Glenda, 5 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren, as well as one sister and three brothers.
Funeral service will be 11 am Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at the Heuser Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Green Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10 am to service time at the Heuser Chapel.