MOUNT VERNON — Robert B. “Bob” Leverton, 75, of Mount Vernon, passed away Aug. 22, 2013, at The Laurels of Mount Vernon.
He was born March 21, 1938, in Muncie, Ind., and was the son of the late Robert F. and Jane (Barr) Leverton.
Bob is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Shirley (Davis) Leverton; two sons, Rob and Greg Leverton both of Texas; sisters, Judith (Harry) Bjore of Mansfield and Sandra (Bob) Tucker of California; step-sons, Joe (Dayne) Hale of Columbus and Alec (Carol) Hale of Orlando; a step-daughter Jana Focarino of North Carolina; and several grandchildren.
A graveside memorial service will be held Saturday, Sept. 14, at 10 a.m. in Mansfield Cemetery with military honors by Richland Co. Veteran’s Council. The Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is handling the funeral services for the Leverton family.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project in Bob’s memory.
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