John Donald Leaveck Sr., 74, of Stephenson, Mich., passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2013, at the Luther Home following a short stay. John was born on March 22, 1939 in Stephenson, Mich., to the late James and Virginia (Bayee) Leaveck. On June 7, 1969, John married the former Donna Meintz at Precious Blood Catholic Church. John enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and spending time with his family.
Survivors include his wife, Donna of Stephenson, Mich.; children: Tammy (Rory) Mireau of Stephenson, Mich., John Jr. (Sandy) of Marinette, Wis., Francis (Nikki) of Peshtigo, Wis., Christopher (Becky) of Menominee, Mich. and Tiffany (Ron Tharp) Leaveck of Wallace, Mich.; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild on the way; four sisters: Harriet Tebo, Joanne Swille, Frances Harris and Sally Rivard; three brothers: Joe Leaveck, Richard Leaveck and Jim Leaveck; brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, and numerous nieces and nephews. John was preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters.
Family and friends may call at Anderson Diehm Funeral Home on Monday, June 3, 2013, after 3 p.m. until time of Military Rites at 6 p.m. with funeral service to follow. Deacon Tom Rivard officiating.
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