John Jacob Leffert

Published Jul 7, 2018 at 4:00pm

John Jacob Leffert, age 32, of Rome, passed away July 5, 2018, at Rome Memorial Hospital.

He was born October 2, 1985, in San Diego, CA, the son of John D. Leffert and Elaine Wilson Leffert. He attended Rome schools. John was employed at Precision Block and Concrete in Canastota.

John was a devoted father and loved his family deeply. He also was a dedicated and hard-working person.

John is survived by his son, “L. J.” John D. Leffert II; his father, John “Doug” Leffert and step-mother, Cynthia Leffert; his mother, Elaine Leffert; brother, David Leffert; grandmother, Elinor Joan Leffert; and several loving aunts, uncles and cousins. He was predeceased by his grandfather, John J. Leffert.

The funeral service will be held Monday at 6 p.m., at the Barry Funeral Home, 807 West Chestnut Street.

Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Monday from 4 to 6 p.m., prior to the funeral service.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to a scholarship fund for John D. Leffert II.

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