Obituary of Keith E. Kreissler
Keith E. Kreissler, 93, of Lee's Summit, Missouri, formerly of Clinton, MO, passed away Sunday afternoon, August 12, 2018 at the John Knox Village Care Center in Lee's Summit, MO.
He was born May 27, 1925 in Holyoke, Colorado, the son of John G. Kreissler and Edith (Creviston) Kreissler. He married Elaine Carleton on August 12, 1948 in Sedalia, MO. She preceded him in death on January 10, 2015.
Keith was a certified public accountant, owning and operating the Kreissler Accounting firm in Clinton for many years. He was a veteran of the Army Air Corps serving during World War II. He was a longtime member of the Clinton United Methodist Church, serving as the church treasurer for many years. He was also a member of the Clinton Rotary Club and served as past president, and a member of Clinton Country Club and Meadowlake Country Club.
Surviving are one son, David Kreissler and wife Robbie, Fort Worth, Texas; one daughter, Karen Miller and husband Greg, Lee's Summit, MO; five grandchildren, Jeremy Miller, Adam Miller, Micah Clifton, Warren Kreissler and Aaron Kreissler; and eight great-grandchildren, Isabel Miller, Kaleb Miller, Olivia Clifton, Ryan Clifton, Cal Clifton, Jacob Miller, Alayna Miller and Joshua Miller.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Eugene and Jack; and two sisters, Donnis and Lorene.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at the Clinton United Methodist Church with Dr. David Maggi officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. just prior to the funeral service. Interment will be in Englewood Cemetery. Friends may call from Noon to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at the Bradley & Hadley Funeral Home, Clinton. The family suggests memorials to a charity of the donor's choice, and these donations may be left in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be left online at www.bradleyhadley.com.