Martin Edward Leffner, 73, of Huntley, died on June 7, 2019
A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 2pm at St. Mary Catholic Church -10307 Dundee Road, Huntley. Prior to Mass there will be visitation at Church from 1-2pm.
Martin Leffner, son of Lucille and Edward, was born May 30, 1946 in Chicago. He attended St. George High School in Evanston, Illinois. Marty married the love of his life, Kathleen Klafta on May 7, 1966.
Marty was an avid hunter, gardener, and talented carpenter. He spent a great deal of time building intricate wooden items, growing vegetables, hunting across the country and making people around him smile. He loved his family and enjoyed making people laugh and smile each day.
Marty was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend who will be missed by all who knew him. He is survived by his loving wife, Kathy; two sons, Patrick (Cyndi) and Christopher (Traci) , one sister Karyn (Jerry) Zygowicz; and 4 grandchildren Nikolai, Jacqueline, Katelyn and Megan.
For further information please call the funeral home at 847-515-8772 or on-line condolences may be directed to www.defiorefuneral.com
Dear Family of Martin Leffner: Please accept my heartfelt condolences for your recent loss. Did you know that our primary source of comfort is our compassionate heavenly Father? Mere words fail to capture your pain of losing your loved one. Did you know that the Bible promises that we will have the opportunity to see our dead loved ones again? Please read the comforting words in your Bible at Acts 24:15. The hope of a resurrection of our dead loved ones can comfort us. The bereaved family can find more comforting scriptures at JW.ORG.
We are all so sorry for the death of your loved one. May you find comfort and peace from Almighty God's promise to reunite us with our family and friends by means of a resurrection. (Acts 24:15, John 5:28 & 29) Until these wonderful promises are fulfilled may you lean on the God of all comfort for strength and endurance. (2 Corinthians 1:3,4)