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Emil Kajer Jr.

Born: Fri., Jun. 26, 1925
Died: Thu., Sep. 3, 2020


10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Tue., Sep. 08, 2020
Location: Braman and Bailey Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Tue., Sep. 08, 2020
Location: Braman and Bailey Funeral Home

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Emil Kajer Jr, 95 years old of North Judson, Indiana, passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family and friends.

He was born Friday, June 26, 1925 in Chicago, Illinois, Son of the late Emil Kajer Sr and the late Gladys(Millham) Kajer.

January 20, 1945, in North Judson, Indiana, Emil married the former Alice Richie, she preceded him.

Junior was known and loved by many, he was a jack of all trades but gardening and woodworking was what he enjoyed the most. His greatest passion was spending time his loving friends, family and grandchildren.

He worked as a machine operator for the Local 150.

Surviving are Son, Kenneth(Waylain) Kajer of Knox, Indiana, Son, Dan Kajer of Knox, Indiana, Son, Roger(Vicki) Kajer of Hannah, Indiana, Son, Tim Kajer of North Judson, Indiana, Daughter, Brenda(Denver) Caudill of North Judson, Indiana, Daughter, Linda(Pete) Ludwig of Knox, Indiana, Daughter, Joanna(Aldon) Jordan of North Judson, Indiana, Daughter, Carol Sue Kelso of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, Daughter, Kim(Kenny) Bailey of North Judson, Indiana, Daughter, Robin Simerly of North Judson, Indiana, 23 grandchildren 22 great-grandchildren 5 great-great-grandchildren, Sister, Shirley(Richard) Rardin of Lumbard, Illinois.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Alice Kajer and parents Emil and Gladys Kajer Sr.

Friends will be received 10 am till time of service at 1 PM, Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at the Braman & Bailey Funeral Home, North Judson, Indiana.

Services will be held at Braman & Bailey Funeral Home, Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 1 PM with Craig Ison officiating.

Interment will follow in the Highland Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to VNA Hospice of NWI- vnanwi.org/give.


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Kathleen Robinson
   Posted Sun September 06, 2020
Dear Linda & Joanna, Sending my deepest sympathy in the passing of your Dad. Sincerely, Kathleen Pugh Robinson

Ed Vanek Jr.
   Posted Mon September 07, 2020
Vicki and I are sorry that you hurt from your loss. We hope that time will do as it does and blunt the sharpness of the pain.

marilynn pacilio
   Posted Tue September 08, 2020
Sending my deepest sympathy and prayers to all Emil's family. He was aways a joy to wait on when he'd come into the bank. One of our favorite customers and I know will be greatly missed by his precious family. RIP Emil

Dennis Malysiak
   Posted Sat November 14, 2020
Emil was a wonderful person to work with when I was in Indiana. Enjoyed his wood working skills, passion and generosity.

May God bless him and family.

Dennis Malysiak

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