Kristoff St John Tribute

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Beautiful send off for Young and the Restless star.

A memorial service was held on Monday March 5 for Young and the Restless’ Kristoff St. John (Neil Winters) who died at 52, after which some of the attendees from the soap opera community took to social media to share their thoughts and photos. Soaps.com gathered the posts to share.

Actors past and present from Young and the Restless were at the memorial, including Adrienne Frantz (Amber Moore), who posted an older photo of St. John and told her followers, “I went to the beautiful memorial service for my dear friend @kristoffstjohn today. You will always be loved and missed by all who knew you! Rest In Peace my dear friend! #kristoffstjohn” Close co-worker and friend, Daniel Goddard (Cane Ashby), shared a photo with Josh Morrow (Nick Newman) and Bryton James (Devon Hamilton Winters) and remarked, “Smiling through the tears at Kristoff’s service yesterday. Thank you to each and everyone of you, for allllllllllll … the love and support you have so graciously shown us during this difficult time. You are loved & appreciated.” James also posted a photo from the memorial and reflected, “Though a difficult start to the week… this one of many moments shared, reminded me of just how lucky I am to be apart of this incredible family. We love you forever.” Victoria Rowell, who played St. John’s onscreen wife, Drucilla Barber Winters, shared a view from her seat, and said, “Our beloved #KristoffStJohn is laid to rest. The family shared the day with so many. The ceremony was beautiful as was the angelic voice of @kennylattimore.” Jordi Vilasuso (Rey Rosales) commented, “We celebrated a beautiful life today. @kristoffstjohn1 You are so loved and missed!”

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Katherine Kelly Lang, who plays Brooke Logan Forrester on Y&R’s sister soap, The Bold and the Beautiful, attended Kristoff St. John’s memorial and shared a photo of the program, along with her thoughts, “There are no words… life just doesn’t seem fair at times… Kristoff touched so many lives in so many ways. He was a beautiful soul. And his spirit is alive and soaring🕊🙌🏻🙏 It was a beautiful ceremony today with his friends and family.” Days of our Lives’ James Reynolds (Abe Carver) and his wife, Lisa Reynolds, also posted a photo, and stated, “A loving memorial for Kristoff St. John today. “…to be continued our friend.” 💜 July 15, 1966- Forever.” St John’s ex-wife, Mia St. John, shared photos of the late actor’s gravesite and his two dogs, along with words of thanks: “Thank you to all the fans, friends & family that attended @kristoffstjohn1’s funeral 🙏🏼❤️Your love & support is deeply appreciated. I will miss my boys for the rest of my days on earth, but we must continue to fight in their honor & all that are still suffering.”

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