Jack Kieffer, age 84, of Madison, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2023 at Madison Regional Health
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 AM on Wednesday, August 9 th at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church
with Father Anthony Urban as the Celebrant. Visitation will be one hour prior to mass at the church.
Burial will be in St. Thomas Cemetery. Online register book is at www.rustandweilandfuneral.com.
Arrangements are entrusted with Rustand-Weiland Funeral Chapel.
John Raymond Kieffer was born September 1, 1938, in Madison, SD, to Clarence & Estella (Demick)
Kieffer. Jack lived in Madison his entire life. During his early years, he had his own lawn mowing
business and he would often be seen riding around town on his bicycle with a lawn mower being towed
behind. He mowed many lawns for many different people in Madison for several years. Jack also
worked at Dan & Jerry’s Greenhouse for over 30 years.
Jack married the love of his life, Mary Keever, who passed away before they were able to grow old
together. Jack will be missed by many, including many friends he met over the years.
He is survived by his sister, Jeanette of Springfield, MO; two sisters-in-law, Debbie Kieffer of Sioux Falls &
Dianne of Chicago, IL.
Jack was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Keever; parents, Clarence & Stella and two brothers,
Clarence, Jr. & Francis.