Sepultura Guitarist Mourns The Passing Of His Wife, Patricia Perissinoto Kisser

Sepultura guitarist mourns the death of his wife Patricia Perissinoto Kisser
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As reported by Blabbermouth, this past Sunday morning (July 3rd), the wife of Sepultura guitarist Andreas Kisser, Patricia Perissinoto Kisser, passed away. Patricia struggled with colon cancer and had just turned 52 years old one day prior to her passing. Via a social media post from the Sepultura account, the following statement was shared (screenshot can be found via Blabbermouth):

“It is with deep sadness that  we have to share that Patricia Perissinoto Kisser passed away this morning. She will remain in are memories forever. We want to thank all our friends and family for all the support and messages of love. We ask for privacy during this difficult time. Andreas Kisser, Giulia, Yohan e Enzo.”

Kisser also shared the following Instagram post:


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A post shared by Andreas Kisser (@andreaskisser)

Our hearts and condolences go out to Andreas and his family during this horribly tragic and difficult time.

It was reported last week that the Sepultura guitarist had to exit from the band’s current European tour regarding a family emergency; Jean Patton of Project46 stepped in for Kisser. Several artists from the world of metal have reached out to Kisser to share their condolences. Pertaining to the Instagram post above, the following artists replied have wrote the following:

Mike Portnoy of Dream Theater: “Sooooo sorry for your loss Bro…my deepest condolences”

Gary Holt of Exodus (and ex-Slayer): “Brother, I am so sorry to hear this. My love condolences to you and your family and everyone who knew her”

Alex Skolnick of Testament: “Oh man. I’m so so sorry. Peaceful journey to her and sending love and condolences to you her/your family and all who loved her”

Robb Flynn of Machine Head: “Oh man, I am so sorry for your loss Andreas”

Mario Duplantier of Gojira: “I’m sending strength to you and your family”

And more.