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Erwin W. "Erv" Liefer

April 19, 1925 — November 28, 2019

Erwin W. "Erv" Liefer, 94, of Waterloo, IL, died November 28, 2019, in Waterloo, IL. He was born April 19, 1925, in Evansville, IL.

He is survived by his daughters Betty Lou (William) Schimpf and Candace "Candy" (Randy) Bise; grandchildren Ryan (Kristi) Schilling, Chrystal (Chris) Luck, Nathan (Jennifer) Bise, and Tiffany Bise; 6 great grandchildren; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law Darlene Bicklein and Fern and Gilbert Goedelmann; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his wife Lorine M. "Cookie" Liefer, nee Wolter (married 64 years); parents ; sister and brother in childhood.

Erwin was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church - Waterloo; former owner of Liefer's Garage and Towing Service, which was his passion; member of Waterloo Optimist; mechanic instructor at SWIC, and a member and instructor with Automotive Trade Assn.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Immanuel Lutheran Church - Tuck Pointing Fund

3 PM to 8 PM Sunday, December 1, 2019 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Monday at Immanuel Lutheran Church

10 AM Monday, December 2, 2019 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Waterloo, IL
Pastor Tony Troup officiating
Interment at Waterloo Cemetery in Waterloo, IL

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Service Schedule

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Funeral Service

Monday, December 2, 2019

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Immanuel Lutheran Church

522 S Church St, Waterloo, IL 62298

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