Jeffrey Lynne Leith

Jeffrey Lynne Leith, 61, of Columbia, died at his home on Friday, July 8, 2016. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 15, 2016 at the Midway Locust Grove Cemetery, 2600 N. Locust Grove Church Rd., Columbia, MO 65202. Jeff was born on July 26, 1954 in Wyoming, NY to the late Grove and Arlene Leith. Jeff is survived by his wife Lisa Leith, stepson, Robert Trumbette and his mother in-law, Marian Cassel both of Burlington, NJ, siblings, Naomi Smith of Lexington, VA, Jo York of Batavia, NY, Dean (Meeli) Leith of Averill Park, NY and Duane (Reva) Leith of Dunn, NC. Jeff is also survived by his sister in-law Georgette (Angelo) Neorladakis of Trenton, NJ, his uncle Lawrence Flaitz and his aunt & uncle, Ralph & Edie Young all of Columbia as well as many neices & nephews. Jeff is preceded in death by is Sister Sandy McGowan as well as his father in-law, George Cassel. Instead of flowers memorials are suggested to the family of Jeff Leith, which will then be forwarded on to various animal shelters nationwide, per his request.


  1. The neroladakis family on July 12, 2016 at 3:55 pm

    Stay strong ??? we all love you and Jeff very much…I’m with you today in spirit and love and you

  2. Kalia on July 12, 2016 at 5:11 pm

    Lisa I’m here for you, and Jeff rest easy we are all here to take care of Lisa! ??????

  3. Deb & Jim Sadlier on July 12, 2016 at 6:02 pm

    We are so sorry for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Stay close to God: He will get you through this.

  4. Joe & Peggy Guest on July 13, 2016 at 9:30 am

    We were so sad to hear about Jeff’s passing. He was a good man and a good friend. Rest at peace now, Jeff, your work is over. Well done.

  5. Angela Garrett on July 15, 2016 at 11:26 am

    I’ve worked with Jeff for 17 years and he was a great guy, dependable, nice, trustworthy & a good friend. He will definitely be missed and is irreplaceable in my book. Rick & I will be sending donations to the Humane Society & Second Chance in honor of Jeff & his love of animals.

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