(L.A.) Anne Kissel, 60, Died at a Sobering Center

Case Number: 2024-00862

Los Angeles County is reporting the death of a 60-year-old White/Caucasian female that occurred in a sobering center.

The coroner’s office has identified the woman as Anne Kissel.

STATUS: The decedent’s body is ready to be released. Ruling by the deputy medical examiner is deferred pending additional investigation.

Manner and cause of death will be added to this page when it becomes available.

If the DME has ordered toxicological screening, the next public update may take three to seven months.

RIP ANNE KISSEL (June 18, 1963 – January 13, 2024)

Formal pronouncement of death was made on Saturday at 2:45 a.m.

The government investigator noted that the decdent had a medical history that included cellulitis of left lower limb, hypertension, respiratory tuberculosis, chronic gastric ulcer with hemorrhage, unspecified viral hepatitis c, and chronic alcohol abuse. Urine toxicology on January 11 had been positive for benzos and alcohol.