Young and the Restless colleagues, friends, and family members of Kristoff St John shared heartbreaking condolences after the Neil Winters actor passed away suddenly this weekend. Friends and fans are in shock over this latest news and have taken to social media to express their grief.
Young and the Restless Cast Members Express Sorrow Over Losing Kristoff St John
Kristoff St John’s fellow Y&R cast members are on Twitter and other social platforms to express their sadness over the news that the troubled actor passed away. His colleagues expressed their sorrow at his very sudden passing in many ways. However, each person shared how wonderful a coworker and friend that he was.
Of course, Young and the Restless stars aren’t the only ones expressing their grief. As the soap opera community is a close one, other daytime actors are sharing stories and condolences to St John’s loved ones. From Tyler Christopher to Jacqueline MacInnes Wood, many stars had fond stories to share. And of course, his longtime collaborator Eric Braeden (who plays Victor Newman) shared his sorrow.
I will never forget u & will never be the same now that u are gone. We spent our time together filled with ridiculousness & practical jokes because there were few things that we liked more than to make each other laugh. U remember this one? Rest my friend. U r now at peace. ? pic.twitter.com/ehoFZxJ2cb
— Daniel Goddard (@DanielGoddard) February 4, 2019
As so many people remember Kristoff St John’s life and legacy, both personal and professional, they shared their memories of him on social media. Below is a collection of these moving posts.
Young and the Restless – Family and Friends Mourn Kristoff St John
Kristoff St John’s sudden passing has affected family, castmates, and fans alike. As Y&R fans know, the actor battled depression for years after his son’s suicide back in 2014. By the time a friend found the actor home alone, paramedics reported that he had already passed on.
Some initial report say that the Young and the Restless actor was drinking that night and in 2017, his ex-wife cautioned police that he was threatening suicide. We’ll provide an update once the official report is released, but no doubt, depression over his son Julian St John’s death continued to haunt him.
Kristoff leaves behind his ex-wife Mia St John and his fiancee Kseniya Mikhaleva. Also surviving him are his father Christopher St John and daughters Paris St John and Lola St John. Plus, there’s a legion of fans that are devastated by this tragedy.
Kristoff St John was a big fan-favorite on Y&R, as he has played Neil Winters since 1973.
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