August J. (Joe) Ihlefeld(1936 - 2013)

Ihlefeld, August J. (Joe)

August J. (Joe) Ihlefeld, 76 died peacefully surrounded by his family on January 20, 2013 after a brief battle with cancer. He was the husband of the late Sheila (Kelly) Ihlefeld, son of the late August Ihlefeld and Mary Ellen (Harvey) Ihlefeld. Loving father of Kelly (Ihlefeld) Greenwald and her husband Evan of Moultonborough, NH, Kevin Ihlefeld and his wife Ellen of Norfolk, MA, Christopher Ihlefeld and his wife Monica of Bernardsville, NJ, Kathleen (Ihlefeld) Kromer of Moultonborough, NH, Timothy Ihlefeld and his wife Vicki of Fairfield, CT, KC Ihlefeld and his wife Joanne of Newtown, CT, and Brian Ihlefeld and his wife Janel of Lawrenceville, NJ. He was the loving grandfather to 16 grandchildren. He also leaves his loving partner of 15 years, Mary I. Smith of Bronxville, NY and her family Christopher Smith and wife Louise of Huntington, NY; Sean Smith and wife Carrie of Manhattan, NY, and Megan Smith of Bronxville, NY and their children. A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, January 24 at 10:45 am at Church of Saint Joseph, Bronxville, NY. The family will receive friends at McGrath and Son Funeral Home, 20 Cedar Street, Bronxville on Wednesday, January 23 from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or The Toy Chest, Saint Rose of Lima Church, 46 Church Hill Road, Newtown, CT 06470.

Published in the The Journal News from Jan. 22 to Jan. 23, 2013