Established in 1947 and purchased by Christopher Kaiser in 2002. Kaiser-Wiegers Funeral Home stands alone in customer care and service. Chris Kaiser has been a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer since 1988.
Don grew up in Higginsville, Missouri and graduated from Higginsville High School in 1952. Don attended Central Missouri State College in Warrensburg, before enlisting in the United States Air Force. Don served on active duty for the United States Air Force during the Korean War from 1953 to1957. In March, 1961 he was honorably discharged from his Air Force Reservist duties. Don graduated at the top of his class from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in Chicago, Illinois in 1959 passing his mortuary science board exams in August, 1959. Don worked with his father, Roy F. Wiegers, in the family funeral home located at 1701 Main Street, until he and his wife Pat purchased the business in 1970. Don and Pat continued in the family funeral home business until Don’s illness and death in 2004.