Joseph H. Leirer

Joseph H. Leirer

January 20, 1943-July 3, 2017

Monroe, NY

Joseph H. Leirer, a longtime resident of Monroe, NY passed away Monday, July 3, 2017 at Orange Regional Medical Center in the town of Wallkill, NY. He was 74 years old. Son of the late Herbert and Christine Vogt Leirer, he was born January 20, 1943 in Brooklyn, NY.

Joseph was a retired Electrician with Local #3 out of Flushing, NY. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy serving during Vietnam.

Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Rose Miller Leirer, at home; his daughters: Stacey Orriss of Union, NJ, Michele Thompson of Campbell Hall, NY; his sons: Craig Leirer of Rougemont, NC and George Thompson of Washingtonville, NY; and his seven grandchildren: Jordan, Kyle, Mackenzie, Matthew, Zachary, Cameron, and Allison. Joseph was predeceased by his son Brian Leirer and his sister Barbara Ulzheimer.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, July 7th at Smith Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home, 117 Maple Avenue, Monroe, NY 10950. A Funeral will be held in the Funeral Home at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 8th with Rev. Wendy Paige officiating. Interment will follow in Seamanville Cemetery, Monroe, NY.

Memorial donations may be made to Monroe Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Inc., P.O. Box 841, Monroe, NY 10949.