Robert J "Mack" Kill
April 24, 1962  -  November 24, 2018

Robert J "Mack" Kill

Memorial Service
Longton Christian Community Church
100 E 1st
Longton, KS  67352
Saturday, December 1, 2018
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Elk County Rural Fire District #1
Longton, KS  67352

Robert J “Mack” Kill age 56 of Longton, KS passed away on November 24, 2018 at his home.

Mack was born on April 24, 1962 in Winfield to the late Frederick Kill II and Loretta “Kay” (Edwards) Kill/Claytor. Mack attended grade school in Moline and graduated from Elk Valley High School with the class of 1980. Right after graduation he had signed his intent to join the United States Army but shortly fell seriously ill and was never able to serve. Mack’s work resume is the blueprint of a jack of all trades, he worked in construction, the oil fields, underground utilities, Longton Coop, school bus driver, Hackney & Sons, Elk Manor Nursing Home, and Cessna. If one word could describe Mack, it would be volunteer, he was the first person to offer help to anyone in need. He was also a member of the Elk County Rural Fire Department serving over 25 years and many of those years being the captain of District 1. He volunteered to drive the church bus for the youth group canoe trips, he volunteered with Fishing Has No Boundaries, and served on many local boards and committees to make his hometown a little bit better. Mack was a generous person that always went above and beyond. Mack knew everyone, it was hard to go anywhere without running into someone that he didn’t know. He was an extraordinarily tough person, strong as an ox but on the same hand, one of the most gentle people you could have come across.

Left to honor Mack’s life are his siblings, Bud Kill his wife Erin, Rick Kill his wife Carrie, Steph Kill, Michael Kill, Frank Kill his wife Megan, Kathryn Brogan her husband Tod, Tammy Kill, step-siblings Deanna Claytor, Jennifer McMillan, and Mark Claytor, step-mother Diane Kill, numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

He now rests with his parents, and stepbrother Sean Claytor.

Honoring Mack’s wishes, cremation has taken place under the direction of Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel and a memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Longton Christian Community Church at 11:00 am. The family suggests memorials be made payable to the Elk County Rural Fire District #1 and they may be sent in care of the Chapel. To leave the family a message of condolence, please visit


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  1. Amber Claytor-Henry-Long
    Wichita, KS

    uncle Mack will mever be forgotten and will always be missed an remembered as a kind unselfless man who went over an beyond for those in need.

  2. Sherry Larsh
    Independence, KS

    My thoughts and prayers are with you. Mac was a great guy always smiling. He will be missed.

  3. Mary Boyd
    Pleasant Hope, MO

    Sorry for your loss. Mack was a true giver and sweet soul.

  4. Angela Claytor
    Derby, KS

    Prayers to to you all

  5. Gene Ross
    Oak Valley, KS

    Sorry to hear about Mack. He was always willing to help.
    Gene & Susie Ross

  6. Kim O'Neal Willard
    Neodesha, KS

    Steph, condolences to you and your family.

  7. Dale & Ronda Fischer
    Elk City, KS

    Rest in Peace Mack! I remembered when you worked at the Coop many years ago,We bought alot of feed there,I sure miss it and we will sure miss You! I heard you were fighting issues for quite awhile and I didn't realize that. You are now at peace and resting comfortably and walking the streets of Heaven with the Lord! You will be dearly missed by all.. My Prayers are with your Family and Friends in their time of need.. God Bless you all.!!!

  8. Doris Hammons
    Leon, KS

    Will always rember my Mac from tiny little boy to a best friend . Love his family very much. All good people to grow up with.Mac will be missed in my heart.Prayers for all.

  9. Dana Denton
    Howard, KS

    Prayers. So sorry for your loss.

  10. Lotus McDow
    Neodesha, KS

    You will be missed, Mackie-Doodle.....

  11. Beth Gaines Winkler
    Santa fe, NM

    Mack was one of the best friends of my lifetime, and the brother that I got to choose. He was so good to me, and to my family. He was good to everyone he ever met, I believe. The world is better for him having been here. Love you Mackie!

  12. Jynell McCollam
    Independence, KS

    Mack will be missed, but will smile down at us from heaven

  13. Jackie Davis Baty
    Sedan, KS

    RIP Mack. Your smiling face and your big heart will be missed by a lot of people in the community and far away. My prayers are with the family during this difficult time.

  14. Susan (Corle) Livingston
    Emporia, KS

    So sorry for your loss. His smile and sense of humor will be missed. Thoughts and prayers for the family.

  15. Janis and Charlie Hawk
    Longton, KS

    So sorry for Mack's passing. He was one of a kind, never heard of anyone that didn't have something nice to say about him. He will be missed. Always enjoyed visiting with him.

  16. Kenneth Beougher
    Longton, KS

    R.I.P. Mack, as you walk with god, you'll be missed. Prays to your family.

  17. Judy Harder
    Longon, KS

    My condolences to each and every one of you. Mack will forever be in my mind and heart as one of the good ones and now being in the arms of Jesus is at peace for the first time in all his life. RIP Mack, see you when it is my turn. God is with your family lean on Him in your grief.

  18. Schnug family
    Elk City, KS

    Sorry for your loss of a gentle soul his smiling face will be missed around Longton! Love to you all

  19. Leroy & Geneva Duke
    LONGTON / Oak Valley, KS

    So very sorry to hear about Mack---He was a really special guy ! Our prayers are with all the family .

  20. Tina beougher
    Longton, KS

    May you find peace and comfort in knowing how much Mack was loved by so many may God hold your hands and hearts throughout this sad time

  21. Howard McDow
    yates center, KS

    So sorry to hear of Macks' passing. My condolences to all the family, may God bring comfort to you all.

  22. Brigitte Chastain
    Eureka, KS

    R.I.P u will b missed

  23. Robin Kill
    Dexter, KS

    I'm so very sorry for your loss. Sending prayers for strength and comfort during this very difficult time. May God be with you all.

  24. Bonnie Mustoe
    Escondudo, CA

    My love is with all of you.

  25. Ginny Mechtley
    Elk Falls, KS

    My condolences to all you kids. My heart is with you all.

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