Obituary: Jerry Kissel

Jerry Kissel

Jerry Lee Kissel, 66, of Wetmore, died on Monday, March 28, 2022, at his home.

He was born Sept. 5, 1955, in Holton, the son of John and Lucille Goodman Kissel. He graduated from Wetmore High School in 1974. 

Jerry had worked at Goodyear Tire and Rubber in Topeka for 23 years.

He was a member of the Woodlawn Baptist Church and the Kansas Sampler Foundation.

He was preceded in death by his father and a nephew, Ted Kissel.

Survivors include his mother, Lucille Kissel of Sabetha; two brothers, Jon (Joyce) Kissel of Douglass and Jim (Sally) Kissel of Wetmore; two nephews, Jon Russel Kissel and Jason Kissel; and a niece, Jamie Grollmes.

A memorial graveside service and inurnment will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 9, at the Fairview Cemetery in Goff. Family and friends will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 8, at the Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Holton. Memorials are suggested to the Wetmore Fire Department, and may be sent in care of the funeral home, PO Box 1034, Holton, KS 66436.

Online condolences may be made at

The Sabetha Herald 4/6/2022


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