Kimberly Laurel Kaiser of Shady Shores, TX passed away June 14, 2013 near Palestine, Texas. She was born December 11, 1990 in Colorado Springs, Colorado to Don and Barbara Kaiser. She graduated Air Academy High School, class of ’09 where she participated in soccer, track and cross-country.
After high school Kim attended Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona for two years. In 2011 Kim transferred to University of North Texas where she was studying psychology and Arabic. While in Texas, Kim lived with her aunt and uncle as a nanny for her young cousins and caretaker for her grandfather. Kim was active in the UNT Wesley Foundation and participated in indoor soccer. She planned to graduate in December 2013 and then embark on two years in the Peace Corp in Morocco.
She was a beautiful young woman whose inner beauty shown through her vivacious personality. Kim was passionate about rescuing animals, fostering a horse through True Blue Animal Rescue. Kim loved music, going to concerts with friends and planning road trips and other adventures. Every year she spent time in Maui, a place Kim loved, where she made some of her most treasured memories.
Kim is survived by her parents in Colorado Springs and her family in Phoenix, Arizona which includes her sister Lorraine Willis, sister and brother–in–law Crystal and Paul Asetta and nephew Cody Carlin. Her family in Roswell, NM included Richard and Pat Hoover, Ryan and Jennifer Hoover, and their children Alexis and Arianna.
In Texas Kim is survived by her grandfather Tom Hoover, aunt and uncle Rebecca and Kyle Hardman and nieces, Heather and Haley all of Shady Shores, Texas. Kim is also survived by the family of her heart, grandparents Chuck and Kaye Schroeppel, aunt and uncle Jay and Courtney Morgan and sister and brother Kathryn and Patric Morgan all of Bryan, Texas.
A Celebration of Kim’s life will be held on Friday, June 21, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church Denton. 201 S. Locust St., Denton, TX 76201 www.fumc-denton.com
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Kim’s memory to: the UNT Wesley Foundation at 1155 Union Circle #311097, Denton, Texas 76203 or True Blue Animal Rescue (TBAR) at PO Box 1107 Brenham, Texas 77834.
Arrangements are under the direction of ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home 19310 Preston Road, Dallas, Texas 75252, 214-306-6700.