William Leifeld

Longtime Petersburg business and community leader, William M. Leifeld, 92, died Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018.

On Nov. 8, 1949, he married Berneda Adeline Pelster. They were married for 69 years. She survives him.
Other survivors include three sons, Ron (Ellen), Alva, FL, Jim (Jennifer), Petersburg, Ken (Angie), Humphrey; two sisters, Darlene “Dolly” (Feller) Baker of Neligh and Lorraine Rosane of North Platte; nine grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Julia (Julich) Leifeld; brother Valentine; sisters, Eileen (Bim) Froloff, Wilma (Denny) Davis, Gladys Leifeld and Evelyn Leifeld.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Petersburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery maintenance fund.
Levander Funeral Home in Albion was in charge of arrangements.