Leallan Charles Erfurth

08/17/1962 – 02/29/2020

Obituary for Leallan Charles Erfurth

Leallan Charles Erfurth, 57, of Smithton passed away February 29, 2020 at his home. He was born on August 17, 1962 in Sedalia, the son of Paul Charles Erfurth and Anna Lorraine Moore Erfurth who preceded him in death.

On November 29, 1991 in Sedalia, he was united in marriage to Rebecca Colbert, who resides in the home.

Leallan worked for Duke Manufacturing as a welder for 22 years. He was a member of the Sedalia American Legion Post #642. Leallan enjoyed playing pool, hunting, fishing, horseback riding, being a farmer and especially loved hanging out with his family and friends.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Jade Chapman (Matt) of Smithton; a granddaughter, Piper Chapman; a brother, Bob Erfurth of Smithton; two sisters, Marylynn Sommerer of Oak Grove, MO, and Susie Comstock of Sedalia.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Cathy Carwile and a brother, Jimmijoe Erfurth

A memorial service will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at Rea Funeral Chapel with Pastor Gary Smith officiating.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m following services at the chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association in care of Rea Funeral Chapel.

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Memorial Service

05:30 PM – 06:00 PM
Rea Funeral Chapel
1001 S Limit
Sedalia, MO 65301
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06:00 PM
Rea Funeral Chapel
1001 S Limit
Sedalia, MO 65301
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I’m so sorry Becci that breaks my heart for you and jade and little miss piper. I didn’t know when I saw you at the hospital that day and I hope you all are managing in this terrible time in your lives
– Rachael
Lee was a great guy and a hard worker who would always help others and he will be missed by so many. God bless family and friends .
– Kent Schilb
So sorry for your loss
– Janis Schilb
So sorry for your loss. We thought a lot of Lee, always so kind. Prayers for peace and comfort for you all. Rest in Peace Lee. -Robert & Teresa Britton
– Teresa Britton
Becky I’m so very sorry to hear about Lee! I had no idea ! Please know I’m thinking about you and sending much love and many prayers for you and Jade!
– Jodi Maloney
I am at a loss of words. Lee had a sense of humor like no other. Shall miss him dearly. Prayers for the family
– Michelle wansing

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