Jade Leonard Leiferman
July 23, 1968 - April 13, 2020
A memorial service for Jade Leonard Leiferman, 51, of Denver, CO, will be announced at a later date.
Jade Leonard Leiferman, loving husband, son, brother, grandson and uncle, died Monday, April 13, 2020, at Denver, CO, at the age of 51.
Jade Leonard Leiferman was born July 23, 1968, at Chamberlain, SD, to Lucille (Lokoen) and Dwayne Leiferman.
He was one of eight children raised in Chamberlain, SD.
He graduated from Chamberlain High School of Chamberlain, SD, and enlisted in the United States Army and served honorable from November of 1987 to November of 1989. He later graduated from South Dakota State
University of Brookings, SD, with a degree in mechanical engineering.
He relocated to Denver, CO, where he called home. He worked for Trane and Long Technologies as a project engineer.
Jade married the love of his life, Linn Schindler from Reliance, SD, in September of 2000.
Jade had a passion for family, friends, hunting, the Pittsburgh Steelers, sports in general and his dog, Charlie.
He was known for his quick wit, sense of humor, his infectious smile and his kind and compassionate spirit.
Grateful for having shared his life are his wife, Linn Leiferman of Denver, CO; his mother, Lucille Leiferman of Chamberlain, SD; siblings, Nadine Bartlett and husband, David, Diane Cummings and Brian Frost, Brenda
Giedd and husband, Larry, Denise Hyland, Tony Leiferman and wife, Kami and Lauren Knippling and husband, Ryan; 29 nieces and nephews, 14 great nieces and nephews and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, Dwayne Leiferman; a brother, Bryan Leiferman; his grandparents, Anna (Svoboda) and Lewis Leiferman and Thelma (Bingen) and Albert Lokoen and a close cousin, Trevis Willard.