Elizabeth Peiser

Elizabeth Ancker Peiser Elizabeth Ancker Peiser, age 93, passed away peacefully on February 4, 2013. Born in San Francisco, she has been a resident of the city her entire life. She was preceded in death by her brother William S. Peiser and parents Henriette and Sidney L. Peiser. She is survived by her two nephews, William S. (Sandy) Peiser, Jr. of Argyle, Texas and John D. Peiser of Las Vegas, Nevada. She attended The Hamlin School and Galileo High School in San Francisco before graduating from Northwestern University. After graduation, she taught Kindergarten before serving in the Red Cross in Europe during, and immediately after, World War II. Returning to San Francisco, she worked for Dr. Robert A. Mendle of San Francisco for 36 years. During her lifetime, she had many loving friends of all ages, enjoyed traveling and was a patron of the arts in San Francisco. Memorial gifts may be made in her name to an organization of your choice.
Published in San Francisco Chronicle on Feb. 6, 2013