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Steve Laffoon

October 19, 1959 ~ July 6, 2021 (age 61)


Steve Laffoon, age 61, of Linn, passed away on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at his residence.

Steve was born on October 19, 1959, in Jefferson City, a son to the late James LeRoy Laffoon and Reta (Baumgartner) Laffoon-Dennis.  Reta survives in Linn.

Steve was a 1978 graduate of Hazelwood Center High School in Florissant.  He also graduated from Linn State Technical College, Lincoln University in Jefferson City and University of Missouri in Rolla.

Steve was employed as a Civil Engineer for the Federal Highway Department. 

Steve was a member of St. George Catholic Church in Linn.

Steve was an avid hunter.  He also enjoyed gunsmithing, playing games on the computer, visiting with friends, talking about politics, and enjoying the peacefulness of living in the country surrounded by wildlife along with his animals. 

In addition to his mother, Steve is survived by his brother, Sam Laffoon and his wife Michelle of Linn; stepsister, Heather Irvin and her husband Lance of Jefferson City; step granddaughter, Corrie Lynn Evans of Jefferson City along with many friends.

In addition to his father, Steve was preceded in death by a sister, Donna Laffoon and a brother, Scott Laffoon. 

Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 11, 2021, at Morton Chapel in Linn.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, July 12, 2021, at St. George Catholic Church in Linn with Fr. Colin Franklin as Celebrant. Interment will be in the Pointers Creek Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Pointers Creek Cemetery or St. George Catholic Church. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Morton Chapel, Linn, Missouri (897-2214)

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July 11, 2021

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Morton Chapel Linn
911 East Main Street
Linn, MO 65051

Mass of Christian Burial
July 12, 2021

1:00 PM
St George Catholic Church
611 E. Main St
Linn, MO 65051

July 12, 2021

2:00 PM
Pointer's Creek Cemetery
County Road 801
Linn, MO 65051


St George Catholic Church
P.O. Box 49, Linn MO 65051
Tel: 1-573-897-2293

Pointers Creek Cemetery Fund in Care of Morton Chapel
PO Box 77, Linn MO 65051

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