Clarissa Burggraf Bissinger was born on September 8, 1949 to her parents Clarence and Shirley Burggraf. Clarissa passed away Saturday, October 14 at The Journey Home surrounded by her family.
Clarissa attended Quapaw Schools until graduation in 1967. She attended NEO A&M graduating in 1969.
In August of 1969 she married Charlie Bissinger and resided in Lebanon, Tenn. Two daughters were born to their union. Chanin Bissinger of Joplin and Brennen Bissinger-Murray of Bartlesville, Okla. Clarissa is survived by her girls, Chanin Bissinger and Brennen (& husband Aaron Murray.) Her two grandchildren (Gods gift for not killing her own children.) Blakely and Grady Williams, the loves of her life!
A private family service will be held at a later date.
She is proceeded in death by her parents in 2005. Clarissa is survived by her siblings Kim Taconis and Gus Burggraf, three nieces and one nephew.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Journey Home, 3406 SE Kentucky Ave., Bartlesville, OK., 74006

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