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Alvin Leroy Musick

December 25, 2013

Alvin Leroy Musick, 58, died Wednesday, December 25, 2013 from complications of a massive heart attack he suffered on Sunday, December 22, 2013.

He was born February 12, 1955 at Topeka, the son of Curtis and Helen J. Sage Musick.  Alvin grew up in the Dover community and graduated from Mission Valley High School in 1973.

Alvin lived  all of his life in the Dover and Topeka areas, he was an auto mechanic and had most recently worked for Six Auto in Topeka.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Thomas and a son Brandon.

On June 12, 1998 he was united in marriage to Karen Parsons at Topeka.  She survives of the home. 

Other survivors include his son, Thomas Musick, Topeka; two daughters, Tina (Shawn) Kilian, Maple Hill and Cindy Musick, Topeka; a step-son, Jeff Flener, Lenexa; five grandchildren, Dominic, Derek, Cody, Arawana and Adalyn Kay.


Funeral services will be at 10:00 A.M.Monday, December 30, 2013 at the Dover Federated Church.  Interment will be in the Dover Cemetery.  Alvin will lie in state and the family will receive friends from 4:00 until 6:00 P.M.Sunday, December 29, 2013 at the Dover Federated Church.  Memorial contributions may be made to Piper Funeral Home to help offset funeral expenses and may be sent to 714 Maple St., St. Marys, Kansas66536.

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13 thoughts on “Alvin Leroy Musick

  1. I am so sorry to hear about your loss and you are in our prayers. Your Dad/Grandpa is now another great Angel that walks though Heaven looking down on you to guide you through the journey of life.

  2. I am so sorry to hear about your great loss. Your Dad/Grandpa is now another great Angel among those that walk in Heaven.

  3. Tina, Shawn, Derek and Cody,
    So very sorry to hear of your loss. You have our deepest sympathy.
    Jerry, Ginger, Shane and Shelby Flach

  4. Alvin you will be missed sorrily by me. Thank-you for letting me in your life an the life of your children and grandchildren. There is one less candle in this world and a brighter light in heaven. Enjoy your peace an quite till we meet again.

    Tina, Cindy and Thomas my heart goes out to you guys, I will be here if an when you need me always. I will light a candle for Alvin every Christmas in loving memories of his life.

  5. Tina, Cindy, Thomas, Your Families and Friends.
    May your hearts be full of fond memories of times spent,the laughter and the love that was shared. Theres no greater pain then the loss of such a heart warming soul, a friend, a father. Alvin will be greatly missed.

  6. Dad you will be missed and I love you dearly. I know I have made many mistakes in my life which affected the whole family and thank you for giving me a second chance. I know you are happy and not suffering. I love you and hope you enjoying being with the loved ones we miss.

  7. Alvin, you were one of my best friends and I loved you like a brother, we had some wonderful times together and so many memories that I promise to share with you Children and Grandchildren, the younger ones will never know the gentle giant that you were. Rest in Peace my dear Friend, your really going to be missed by so many. Tina, Cindy & Thomas, I love you guys and am so sorry for your great loss.

  8. You helped me through one of the toughest times in my life and I’ll forever be great full for that. I’m going to miss you more than anyone could understand!! Save me a spot up there with y’all till we meet again you will forever be in my thoughts and prayers!!

  9. Alvin always greeted you with a smile. He was a blessing to me. Alvin thank you for the gfts of the special auto fix tricks.
    We know you are now healed, so we will keep your family in our prayers during this difficult time for those left behind. May they know you were a blessing to many.
    Jim Spencer Family

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