Christopher D. Kissel

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Christopher D. Kissel

July 07, 2018 - September 08, 2018

Christopher D. Kissel Christopher D. Kissel, 42, Diamond, Mo., entered into rest on Sept. 8, 2018, at his home, following an extended illness. Christopher was born July 7, 1976, in Carthage, Mo., the son of Charles D., Jr. and Carolyn (Baker) Kissel.
He was a lifelong area resident, had graduated from Vatterott Business College, and was in the computer software and music industry. He had attended MSU as a music major and was a talented musician and a computer whiz. He was a member of the Diamond Christian Church.
Christopher is survived by his father, Charles D. Kissel, Jr., of Carl Junction, Mo.; his mother, Carolyn Kissel, of Diamond; one brother, Joshua E. Kissel, of Diamond; his aunt, Tammy Oxendine; and cousins, Matt, Shane and K'dee. He is preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Charles and Lavon Kissel; maternal grandparents, Bill and Pansy Baker; and two uncles, Robert E. Kissel and Kendall Baker.
Services will be Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 10 a.m. at the Diamond Christian Church, Father Frank Sierra will officiate. Interment will follow in the Diamond Cemetery and serving as pallbearers will be Danny Bell, Bobby DeGonia, Cory Schultz, Andy Eutsler, Brian Barnard, Adam Hagerman, Brian Little and Dan Golden. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 5:30 to 6:30 at the Clark Funeral Home, Neosho, Mo.
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Published on September 14, 2018
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Joan Jaccaud (Shepherd)
Sep 16, 2018
So sorry that the world lost a great musician. Thoughts and prayers for his family.
Jeani Norwood
Sep 16, 2018
This World was so Blessed to have had Chris - the remarkable God Given Musical Talents that he was gifted with - that he shared with so many - was a gift to all who were fortunate enough to know Chris. It was an Honor & a Previlege to have had him as a Student and a Friend. It hurts to even imagine the pain his family is going through - I dont remember a time when I didnt see a family member rooting him on & praising him - as he was performing a gig. The love they have as a family is what we all need to know. I am so so very sorry for your loss - He's performing in Heaven now - on a Gold Piano. To his friends Brian & the many other musicians honored to have shared the stage with Chris - kno...w that he will be performing along with you from Heaven....on his new Gold piano...Read more
Trish & David Lee
Sep 15, 2018
Chris was an amazing musician!! We had some of the best times of our lives listening to him play with the Beer and Chicken Band. šŸ˜¢šŸŽ¶
Mary Ann Murphy
Sep 14, 2018
So sorry for your loss. I remember Chris from high school when I worked there. He was always so easy going and very pleasant young man.
Donna Marie Harris
Sep 14, 2018
Such a talented and personable young man will be missed by all who knew him. Prayers for comfort for the family .
Don Collins
Sep 14, 2018
Thanks Chris for sharing your extreme talents and soulful voice. Iā€™m blessed to have shared the stage with you on so many occasions. You will be missed. Rest In Peace brother.
Sue Adamson
Sep 14, 2018
Sry for your loss. Great Musician.
Rusty Knight
Sep 14, 2018
Thanks Chris for the friendship and for sharing the wealth of talent we had the honor to hear. I'm so glad that we shared a stage one more time two weeks ago. God bless and be with your family and give them comfort...RIP my friend
Kevin Eifert
Sep 14, 2018
I met and got to play music a few times with him . . . A very talented gentleman and musician. God's Speed.
Sep 14, 2018
I'm so sorry, there are not the words to express my most sincere condolences to the family and friends of Chris. Praying for peace.
Kim Smith Oliver