Obituaries

John (Jack) Bernard Leifeld

John (Jack) Bernard Leifeld, 92, of Albion, passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021 at Boone County Health Center, Albion.

He is survived by five children: Donna (Bob) Werner of Columbus, Jerry (Cindy) Leifeld of Albion, Connie (James) Schindel of Petersburg, Mark Leifeld (Gina Wright) of Norfolk and Ruth (Rick) Molt of Albion, 20 grandchildren, 33 great grandchildren, brother-in-law Marvin Atteberry of Treynor, IA, along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Jack was preceded in death by his parents, wife Elaine in 2007, daughter Kathy Palmer, twin brother Henry in infancy, second brother Lawrence Leifeld, two sisters: Dorothy Leifeld and Marge Atteberry.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at St Michael’s Catholic Church in Albion with Fr. James Heithoff and Deacon James Schindel officiating. Burial will follow at St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery with Military Rites conducted by American Legion Post 162 and VFW Post 736 of Albion, the Army Funeral Honor Guard and the American Legion Riders.
Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church with a 7 p.m. wake service.
Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation.
Levander Funeral Home of Albion is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.

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