John Sylvester Leipold, 76, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 6:12 P.M. May 8, 2019 at his residence in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born November 16, 1942 in Bloomington, Illinois to the late Sylvester Albert Leipold and Ada Belle (Wilson) Leipold.
John is survived by his son, Jamie Leipold and girlfriend, Tera Knudsen of Bloomington, Illinois; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one granddaughter-in-law; and sister, Debbie Cusey.
John was preceded in death by his parents, Sylvester Albert Leipold and Ada Belle (Wilson) Leipold.
John worked at Caterpillar as a Factory Laborer. He loved watching race cars and was a fan of Dale Earnhardt. John will be missed dearly by all who knew him.
At this time no services will be held. Inurnment will be held in Bloomington, Illinois at a later date.