David Luebbers, 74, of Freeburg, IL, born June 30, 1946, died Tuesday, February 16, 2021, at Evelyn’s House, Creve Coeur, MO.
Mr. Luebbers was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL, the St. Libory American Legion, and the Southern Illinois Carpenters Union Local 662. David loved the outdoors, bird hunting, and was an avid fisherman. He had served in the United States Army Reserve.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Luke G. and Eleanor E., nee Buescher, Luebbers; two sisters, Marilyn Farnsworth and Verlene Harris; and a brother-in-law, Dave Harris.
Surviving are his wife of 26 years, Sharon Luebbers, nee Carr, whom he married on October 22, 1994; five children, Daniel (Brenda) Luebbers, Michael (Kimberly) Luebbers, Michelle (Robert) Fritz, Mark (Laura) Ford, and Tony (Jamie) Ford; eight grandchildren, Lucas, Austin, Robert Grace, Alex, Adelyn, Kylie and Paxton; two sisters, Betty Kimura and Linda (Jim) Steiner; mother of Dave’s Children, Fran Luebbers; many nieces, nephews, and cousins; and his beloved companion dog, Skipper.
Memorials may be made to Randy’s Rescue Ranch or to Helping Strays Monroe County. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Private visitation for family and close friends will be held Monday, February 22, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL. Standard CDC guidelines, including masks and a limited number of visitors at any one time, will be observed.
Funeral: Private funeral services for family and close friends will be held Monday, February 22, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL, with Deacon Corby Valentine officiating.
Burial will be at St. Paul Cemetery, Freeburg, IL.
Arrangements by George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL