Jon Liebing Obituary, Death – Jon Liebing has died. A message that was shared on social media read, “Very sorry to hear of Jon Liebing’s passing.” He never lost his sense of humor and was always very kind to others. He was truly one of a kind. When was the last time, hell, maybe not more than two or three years ago? That’s a funny thing about time, isn’t it man? Feels like last week.
In spite of this, I sense a kinship with him, an underlying comprehension of this peculiar world that we both occupy.
A few songwriters keeping up the good fight and doing the best they can with what they have. And yeah, those songs of his are really solid music to listen to. My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone who was touched by his life and his work. A friend of mine for more than 20 years and one of the most significant musical influences in my life has passed away. I was standing on a dock on First Lake when I first became aware of his presence.
About 12. After seeing the cruise ship from Old Forge as it passed through the channel, I turned my attention to the voice I heard. I When I was first getting started in this singer-songwriter endeavor, he was someone I could look up to, and I will be eternally grateful to him for the unwavering support he has given me over the years. I’ll miss the random phone calls from him telling me things like, “Jay, I got this gig for ya if you can do it, i double booked,” but I’m sure I’ll get over it. I did not know him as well as many of you did, and I only saw him a few times every year. “