TROY - Craig A. Kister, 62, of Troy, passed away Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at the Hospice of Dayton. He was born on Nov. 20, 1950, in Troy, to the late William and Ethel (Peters) Kister.
Craig is survived by his wife of 38 years, Jane L. (Rehmert) Kister; his daughters and sons-in-law, Amy and Andrew Voisard of Centerville and Erin and Tyler Foster of Fairborn; granddaughters, Rachel and Gretchen Voisard; brother and sister-in-law, Roger and Crystal Kister of Troy.
Craig was a 1969 graduate of Troy High School and later received his Bachelor of Science degree from Miami University and Master's of Science degree from Central Michigan University. He was an active member of the First United Methodist Church in Troy. Craig enjoyed reading, golfing, biking and walking. He was employed as an accountant with FRAM in Greenville.
The family will receive friends from 4:30-8 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at the Baird Funeral Home, Troy. A graveside service will be held at 9:30 a. m. on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, at Riverside Cemetery, Troy, and a Celebration of Life Service will follow at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at the First United Methodist Church, 110 W. Franklin St., Troy, with the Rev Dave Leckrone officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County, P.O. Box 502, Troy, OH 45373 or the First United Methodist Church, 110 W. Franklin St., Troy, OH 45373.
Friends may express condolences to the family through www.bairdfuneralhome.com.
Baird Funeral Home
555 N. Market St.
Troy, OH 45373
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Oct. 7, 2013