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Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Obituary - Michael Sylvan Sisson

Michael Sylvan Sisson, 67, Nevada, MO passed away on Saturday, December 5, 2020 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Kansas City. Michael was born October 18, 1953 in Nevada, MO to Donald S. and Bonnie S. (Bousell) Sisson.

Michael attended Nevada High School where he graduated Class of 1972. He loved sports and was active in both football and basketball during his high school years. Following high school, he worked at Crane Plumbing in Nevada for 16 years. In the early 1990’s he moved to St. Joseph where he worked as a forklift operator for a time and later at a Residential Care Center in St. Joseph as a Mental Health Tech for several years before returning to Nevada.

Survivors include five sisters, Linda Fanning (Russ), Nevada, Donna Crews, Nevada, Debbie Sisson, Nevada, Diana Gicante (Toby), Nevada, Susie Baldwin, Nevada; two brothers, Mark Sisson, Nevada, Steve Tracy (Amber), Harrisonville, MO; numerous nieces and nephews; and his longtime family friend, Lloyd Dunfield, Nevada. He was preceded in death by his mother, Bonnie Sue Bush; his father, Donald Sisson; and his stepmother, Frances Sisson.

Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 11, 2020 at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada with Pastor Steve Russ officiating. Friends may call now and until the hour of service at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested in his memory to the American Diabetes Association c/o Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada.