William Kissiar

Sunday, January 20, 2002

William Kissiar

DONGOLA, Ill. -- William Ray Kissiar, 65, of Dongola, Ill., died on Friday, Jan. 18, 2002, at the John Cochran Hospital in St. Louis.

He was born on Dec. 24, 1936, in Texas County, Mo.

He worked as a butcher.

Survivors include a son, James Ray Kissiar; a daughter, Cynthia Anna Kissiar; three brothers, Wilburt Kissiar of Valparaso, Ill., Earnest Kissiar of Wingo, Ky., and Larry Kissiar of Tamms, Ill.; three sisters, Tressie Long of Anna, Ill., Brenda Stover of De Funiak Springs, Fla., and Lynda Palmer of Dongola.

He was preceded in death by a brother and a sister.

Graveside service will be held on Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the Anna Cemetery. Military rites will be conducted by the Anna VFW post, Carroll P. Foster Post 3455.

Hileman and Parr Funeral Services of Jonesboro, Ill., handled the arrangements.