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Jack Alfred Liedke

August 19, 1935 ~ February 1, 2022 (age 86)


Mr. Jack Alfred Liedke passed away Tuesday, February 1, 2022, in St. James, MO at the Missouri Veteran’s Home.

Mr. Liedke was born August 19, 1935, to the late Alfred and Rose Liedke in Harrisburg, PA. 

He is survived by his sons, Jeff Liedke (Beth) of O’Fallon, MO and John Liedke of Byram, MS; four grandchildren: Brittany Kaemmerer (Zach), Brandon Liedke, Justin Liedke, and Jacob.

Along with his parents, Mr. Liedke is also preceded in death by his wife of 42 years, Janice L. Liedke.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and was a CPA. Mr. Liedke enjoyed playing golf, working on cars, and carpentry. He was always doing home improvements, building houses with his sons, and working on muscle cars with his sons John and Jeff. He also enjoyed fishing, loved the Pittsburg Pirates and Steelers, and coaching baseball. Mr. Liedke was a member of Woodville Heights Baptist Church until its closing when he moved to Wynndale Baptist Church.

Visitation was held on Monday, February 7th from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Chancellor Funeral Home Byram, MS.  

The funeral service was held Tuesday, February 8th at 10:00 a.m. at Lakewood Memorial Park, Jackson, MS.

Local arrangements were under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, MO.


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February 7, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Chancellor Funeral Home
7225 S Swell Rd #9776
Bryam, MS 39272

Graveside Service
February 8, 2022

10:00 AM
Lakewood Memorial Park
6000 Clinton Blvd
Jackson, MS 39209

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