September 24, 2018

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1:00 PM


Parrott and Wood


965 Home Plaza

Waterloo, Iowa


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Parrott and Wood

Baby Leeland Michael Tiefel

Baby Leeland Michael Tiefel was brought into this world on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 12:09 AM. He was greeted by his loving mother: Kayla Tiefel and cherished by other beloved family members. Leeland was born pre-maturely at 23 weeks old. He weighed in at one pound and 2.9 ounces, with 10 precious fingers and toes. Leeland was a beautiful boy and his life had endless possibilities. Baby Leeland Michael Tiefel died at Covenant Hospital on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 2:14 AM, in the arms of his mother. Leeland is preceded in death by his great grandparents: Marvin and Vicky Sellers. Left to cherish his memory is his mother: Kayla Tiefel; his father: Jacob Behrends; one sister: Liliana Danielson; his maternal grandmother: Loria Waskow; his maternal grandfather: Shane Klingsmith; one uncle: Austin Klingsmith; one aunt: Jadda Howard; and Kayla’s special friends: Rachel Dawson and her family. Memorials may be directed to the family.


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