Kristoff St. John Remembered by ‘Young and the Restless’ Co-Stars & More

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It’s a sad day for Hollywood with the news of The Young and the Restless star Kristoff St. John‘s passing.

The actor, who was only 52, was discovered in his San Fernando Valley home by a friend on Sunday and was later pronounced dead on scene. Best known for playing Neil Winters in the CBS soap since 1991, the actor was beloved by his family and peers alike.

Since news of his death spread, many of those close to him, along with his admiring peers, have taken to social media to remember and mourn him.

Scroll down to see messages from St. John’s friends and peers, including Young and the Restless costars, his Roots: The Next Generation castmates, and much more.


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GM Dawlings! It is with a very heavy heart that I wake up this morning to hear about the passing of my good friend @KristoffStJohn who I started off my acting career with on the Soap Operas #Generations & #Young&TheRestless and recently #AChristmasCruise WOW! Kristoff I will soo miss u my brotha! U were a true gentleman 4sho! #GONETOSOON #RESTINPARADISE my friend! #Blessed #Respect 😢🤗🙇🏾‍♀️

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How did it happen ??? How ??? Why did you leave so early ???? and left me alone ….. I can’t believe 💔💔💔💔 you were everything to me …. you were a loving father, a loving man,… 😢😢😢😭😭😭😭💔💔💔💔 love??we should doing a lot of things in future……

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