Leon Opfer, 71, of Higginsville, died August 12th at his home.  

He was born February 19, 1948, in Warrensburg, to Walter and Alverna (Luebbert) Opfer. 

Leon worked for Lefman Electric, Wilson Foods and Action Plastics. 
He was a Navy veteran. He was a tinkerer and loved fixing things. 

He is preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by:  
Sisters:         Virginia Holtcamp       of Higginsville 
                    Marian Greife             of High Ridge, MO
Nephews:      David Holtcamp          of Higginsville
                    Mike Greife                of House Springs, MO
                    Darrel Greife              of High Ridge, MO
Niece:           Wanda Frevert (Ray)  of Higginsville  

Graveside services will be held Monday, September 9th at 10:00 am at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery, officiated by Dr. Greg Fine.

Memorials are suggested to the Higginsville Food Pantry

Kaiser-Wiegers Funeral Home