‘Young & The Restless' Cast Commemorates Their Beloved Co-Star Kristoff St. John With Touching Tributes

Date February 5, 2019

Kristoff St. John’s sudden demise shocked the soap community. His co-stars from The Young and the Restless pay tributes to the late actor.


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We’ll never forget you

Kristoff St. John, America’s favorite soap actor, passed away on Sunday night, at his home in Los Angeles. He was 52. An official cause of John’s demise was not revealed yet.

Kristoff was best known for portraying Neil Winters in the iconic series The Young and the Restless. The actor was married twice and had three children: son Julian and daughters, Paris Nicole and Lola.

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Kristoff's co-stars from the series are deeply devastated by the sad news. Following the tragic announcement, Eileen Davidson, Shemar Moore, and others took to social media to commemorate their late friend and co-star with touching tributes.

RIP, dear Kristoff!

Bryton James, who plays Kristoff’s son in The Young and the Restless, told People: 

There are no words for my devastation. For the last 15 years, Kristoff St. John has been my other father, my friend…  I will miss him forever.


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Stan Shaw, who previously worked closely with John, released a tweet saying “this breaks his heart."

 Eileen Davidson said in a statement to People:

Kristoff was a loving kind generous sweet hilarious gifted human. He left an indelible mark on all who were blessed to know him…


I’ll miss you “Steel” 💔

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Our deepest condolences to the family. Rest in peace, Kristoff St. John. Fans will never forget you.

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