Timothy J. Kassick entered into the arms of his Lord and Savior on July 29, 2017. Tim fought a great and courageous battle against cancer. “Absent from his body is to be present with the Lord.”
Born Oct. 23, 1949 in Bartlesville, Okla., Tim grew up in Claremore and graduated with the CHS class of 1967. He then went on to receive his BA from Tulsa University. He was a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity. He received a certificate of Biblical Studies from Christ for the Nations Bible Institute in Dallas, TX in 1975. Tim went on to work for various companies in the TV and marketing industry; including Disney Channel, Christian Broadcasting Network and Court TV.
Tim absolutely loved reading, learning and connecting with people. He also was an avid OU football fan. Jesus Christ won Tim’s heart in 1973.
Tim lived with his brother Rusty in Wichita, Kan. the past two years. Rusty served as Tim’s main caregiver.
Surviving siblings are Jim Tom Kassick and wife Susie of Claremore, Debi Franks and husband Will of Claremore, Okla., Nancy Goulding and husband Curt of Kansas City, Mo., Rusty Kassick of Wichita, Kan., many nieces and nephews and step children Jason and Lauren Solomon of Birmingham, Ala.
Tim was preceded in death by his parents Al and Dorothy Kassick and sister Donna Kassick.
There will be a small family memorial service at a later date.
Memorial donations may be made to Serenity Hospice Care, 9415 E. Harry, Suite 306, Wichita, KS. 67207