Funeral services for Curtis Daniel Killinger, 31, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, July 10, 2014, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Killinger died Saturday, July 5, 2014, at Cox South Medical Center, Springfield, Missouri.
He was born October 20, 1982, at Springfield, Missouri, to Thomas Richard “Tom” Killinger and Shirley J. Lenardi Killinger. On October 15, 2011, he was married at Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, to Danielle Stoops. He worked at Donahue Roofing and previously at Ozarks Medical Center. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan, was active in sports. Curtis loved to hunt, fish, play cards, golf, music and guitar. He adored his niece and nephew. He was a kind hearted gentle soul and was a joy to be around. Curtis had made his wishes known to his family to be an organ donor. Mr. Killinger had attended Pomona Assembly of God Church.
He is survived by his wife, Danielle Killinger, of the family home; parents, Tom and Shirley Killinger, West Plains, Missouri; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Tim and Trish Stoops, West Plains, Missouri; two brothers, Luke Killinger, wife, Chrystal and their children, Addison and John, Springfield, Missouri and Zak Killinger, West Plains, Missouri; brother-in-law, Ethan Stoops, West Plains, Missouri, grandmother-in-law, Mary Stanley “Nana”, Pomona, Missouri; one aunt, Carol Lenardi, West Plains, Missouri; one uncle, Tony Lenardi, wife, Paula; and cousins, Frank, Anthony and Michael Lenardi.
His grandparents precede him in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Family, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.