Jaynes Memorial Chapel
811 South Cockrell Hill Road
Duncanville, TX 75137
(972) 298-2334
Leibfarth Pages (10)
See More >
Leibfarth Mentions
See More >

Russell J. Leibfarth

Obituary Condolences

Russell J. Leibfarth Obituary
Leibfarth, Russell J. Col US Air Force, Ret. Col. Russell John Leibfarth passed away Wednesday March 13, 2013 in Dallas, TX. Russ was born January 4, 1922 in Stamford, Connecticut to Herman Leibfarth and Helen Mechaley. He married Lois Christine Bryan April 9, 1947. Together they had three children, Carol Cull of Midlothian, TX, Jeannie Ballard West of Mexico, NY and David Russell Leibfarth. Col. Leibfarth was preceded in death by his parents, Herman Leibfarth and Helen Mechaley; sister, Jean Leibfarth Freitag; son, David Russell Leibfarth; and stepfather, Webster Givens. He is survived by his sister, Nancy Leibfarth Kotosky; brother, Jimmy Givens; daughters, Carol Cull and husband, Mike, Jeannie Ballard West and husband, Rick; grandsons, Chad Cull, Ryan Cull, Dylan Ballard, Richard Pena; granddaughters, Nikki Ballard and Hannah West, as well as great grandchildren, Chad Pena, Nicholas Pena, Presley Roze Pena, and Andrew Duke, along with numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation for Col. Leibfarth is scheduled for 6:00pm-8:00pm Thursday March 21, 2013 at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville, TX. Funeral service for Col. Leibfarth will be held Friday March 22, 2013 at 9:30am at Jaynes Memorial Chapel. Interment follows at DFW National Cemetery.


Published in Dallas Morning News on Mar. 21, 2013
Read More
Planning Guide
Free funeral planning guide compliments of Jaynes Memorial Chapel