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April 30, 2013

James R. Leibring

GASPORT — James R. Leibring, age 70, of Gasport, entered into rest on Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo. Born January 25, 1943 in Lockport, James was the son of the late Jacob and Rosa (Riemer) Leibring.

James graduated from Royalton-Hartland Central School in 1961. He attended General      Motors Institute and graduated in 1965. He also   attended Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY, where he received his masters in Engineering in 1966. He was employed by General Motors/Delphi as an Advanced Manufacturing Engineer, and worked there until he retired in December of 2008. James enjoyed bowling and was an avid NY Yankees fan. He also enjoyed doing crossword puzzles and reading.

James is survived by his loving wife, Patricia (Brado-Vincent) Leibring. Dear father of Jill (Bret) Eldridge and Tammy Hayes, both of Middleport. Step-father of Randy (Kelly) Vincent of Kentucky, Shelley (Robert) Martens of Seattle, James (Kathy) Vincent of Salt Lake City, and Tricia (John) Haney of Lockport. Grandfather of Nicholas (Kristina) Leibring, Kelsey and Carly Eldridge, Kodey Hayes, Brad and Ashley Martens, Amberly and Kyle Vincent and Kelly Haney. Great-grandfather of Kaden Leibring. Also surviving James are his                  siblings, June Leibring of Webster, William (Sharon) Leibring of Texas, and Fred (Kathleen) Leibring of Colorado. James is also survived by several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two great-grandchildren, Brody and Riley Leibring.

Family and friends are invited to attend visitation at the Sherrie-Bream Funeral Home on Friday from 4-8 PM. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2013, at 11:00 AM from Zion Lutheran Church, 4447 Central Avenue, Gasport, NY, with the Reverend Rodney Klinzing officiating. Interment will be in Orangeport Union Cemetery, Gasport, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to Zion Lutheran Church or Niagara Hospice.

Please visit www.sherriebreamfuneralhome.com to sign guest register.

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