Byford Lynn Klebba, 56, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 5:50 A.M. Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Nature Trail Health Care Center in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born Thursday, November 3, 1960 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to parents, Benard Augustus & Mardella (Chambliss) Klebba.
A Visitation will be held from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
A Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 P.M. Thursday, December 8, 2016 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois with Mr. Jamie Allen officiating and Interment to follow at New Shiloh Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
Byford Lynn Klebba is survived by his son, Byford Chance Klebba, his wife Chelsea, their daughter Finley, and a son on the way; daughter, Mica Hope Klebba and her son, Emmett; brother, Ben Klebba, his wife Julie, and their children; and step-sister, Angela.
His parents; wife, Tammy (Wielt) Klebba; and one brother, Billy Klebba preceded him in death. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Mr. Klebba was a member of Mount Vernon Moose Lodge and Central Christian Church. He was the owner and operator of K&L Heavy Haul located in Mount Vernon, Illinois, raised cattle, was a farm owner, and an avid car collector. He loved his family, a good game of poker, and a hard day's work. He gave generously to the Shriner's Hospital and other charities.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to the Central Christian Church and will be accepted at the funeral home or mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call (618) 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information and to send condolences.
Published on December 5, 2016