Jerry B. Leibring
Jerry B. Leibring, of Newfane, NY, husband of Carolyn Costello Leibring, entered into rest Wednesday, December 4, 2019 in Buffalo, NY. He was born in Lockport, NY, May 11, 1944, the son of the late Kenneth and Naoma Schweigert Leibring.
He was a decorated US Army Vietnam veteran who served with the 101st Airborne Division ("Screaming Eagles"), receiving the Bronze Star.
Jerry retired, working as a press operator at Harrison Radiator in Lockport, NY. He married Carolyn Costello September 13, 1969, living in Newfane most of his life. He enjoyed hunting, golfing, playing cards, and spending time outdoors.
Father of Eric (Pam) Leibring of Burt, Danielle (Josh) Pomeroy of Newfane; grandfather of James, Sarah, Hannah and Julia; brother of Sue (Merle) Scott of Newfane, NY; uncle to many special nieces and nephews.
Family and friends may call at the RUTLAND-CORWIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2670 Main Street, Newfane, NY, Friday 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM where funeral services will be held Saturday at 10:00 AM. Burial will follow in St. Charles Cemetery, Newfane, NY.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Roswell Park Cancer Institute Elm St. & Carlton St., Buffalo, NY 14203 ( would be appreciated by the family.
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Published on December 4, 2019


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Jason Scott
Dec 06, 2019
Goodbye, Uncle Jerry. Rest and suffer no more. For ,Home you now are, with friends and family gone on before. Enjoy those Golden roads and mansions on high. RIP Uncle Jerry. See you again some day when too our number is called.
Cindy McInerney ( Quiglys and Niagara Orleans GC)
Dec 05, 2019
My thoughts and prayers to Carolyn, Danielle, her husband Josh and their daughter. Jerry and his wonderful smile and great sense of humor will be sadly missed. My heart goes out to all of you.
Lauretta Loughran Kahn
Dec 05, 2019
Dear Coz and family
I’m so sorry for your loss. Here’s to a life well lived and the legacy of a beautiful family . Sending my sympathy and my prayers
With affection