Donald Elbert LeValley 78, went to be with the Lord December 28, 2023 at Forest Glen. Donald lost his several year-long battle with Alzheimer's. Donald was born in Springfield on August 5, 1945 to Clifford LeValley and Blanche (Anderson) LeValley. Donald had 3 siblings: Lillian Phillians, Joanne Adams and Larry LeValley. Donald had 4 children: Andrea Fields, Lanna LeValley, Candi Wright and Shaun Carey. He had 10 Grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Donald worked at and retired from Steel Products. He enjoyed life and had many club memberships at The Eagles, The Union Club and the Moose Club. Donald enjoyed music, and grew up around it, singing songs, guitar playing, and piano playing by his mother. He attended the Third Church of God. Donald was a kind and loving man, and everyone who knew him saw that. The following Bible verse was something that he would recite word for word. “In My Father’s house are many mansions: If it were not so I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.“ Rest in Peace Dear Father, you are forever loved.
Family and friends will be received on Friday, January 5, 2024 from 12:00-1:00 PM at the Jackson Lytle and Lewis Life Celebration Center, Springfield. The funeral service will begin at 1:00 PM, officiated by Pastor Kevin Moehn. Burial to follow at Vale Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.jacksonlytle.com.