Edmund L. Liebsch


November 10, 1926 - July 9, 2014

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Edmund L. Liebsch Jr. son of Edmund L. and Sena (Nielsen) Liebsch was born on November 10, 1926 at the family farm in Bangor County Township, northwest of Volga, SD. He passed away with his family present on July 9, 2014, in Sioux Falls.

He grew up in the Arlington - Volga area, where he helped his dad on the farm. Junior served in the Merchant Marines during WWII. He married Genevieve (Teenie) Davis on June 28th, 1947 in Ortonville, MN, and they just celebrated 67 years of marriage.

After moving to Sioux Falls in 1948, Ed worked for Sanders Plumbing before starting his own business in 1952, Shamrock Plumbing & Heating. He was owner and president of Shamrock until the time of his retirement. He loved to fish and go camping.

Grateful for having shared his life are: his wife, Genevieve (Teenie), daughter Susan (Tom) Olson; a son, James Liebsch; granddaughter, Tanya Heinzman and two grandsons, Jonathon and Stephen Liebsch; four great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren and a host of family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, Dewayne and Kenneth Liebsch, and two sisters, Mavis Rud and Leona Ault.

A memorial service will begin at 2:00 pm Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Heritage Funeral Home. The family will be present one hour prior to the service to greet friends.