Brandon Eli Kistner, 42, died March 28, 2014. He was a resident of Hollister, Calif., and a former resident of Mexico, Mo., and Springfield, Ohio.
Survivors include his wife, Danell Kistner of Hollister, Calif.; six children, Janda Mae Kistner of Plant City, Fla., and Cheyenne Autumn, Megan Renae, Danna Jolela, Calyx Miranda and Hayden Donna Marie Kistner, all of Hollister, Calif.; and three siblings, Loreene (Roger) Hottenstein of Springfield, Ohio, Melyna (Donnie) Farris of Mexico, Mo., and Bob Breden (Kristine) of Shelbina, Mo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jolela Rae VanDyne and Elige Kistner.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Ferncliff Cemetery Chapel, 501 W. McCreight Ave., Springfield, Ohio. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time Friday at the chapel. Burial will follow. A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. April 22 at the Church of God Holiness, 1215 W. Boulevard St., Mexico, Mo.
Memorial donations may be made to Donate Life California, 3465 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 410, San Diego, CA 92108, Attn: Reina, or to the Love4JLK.org website.
Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center in Franklin is handling arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.swartzmortuary.com.