Leesburg, FL — Joseph “Dick” Levasseur, 66, of Leesburg, Fla., formerly of Southern New Hampshire, passed Saturday, October 26, 2013, surrounded by his family. He was born in Lowell, Mass., to the late Rene and Bertha (Coutu) Levasseur. He attended Lowell Vocational School and worked as a Sheetmetal/HVAC contractor for many years.
Mr. Levasseur was an avid New England sports fan and enjoyed following his grandchildren’s endeavors. He will forever be remembered as “Pepere” to all.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 36 years, Linda (Lovett) Levasseur; four children, Laura Healy and her husband, Stephen of Hooksett, N.H., Daniel Post and his wife, Lisa of Chester, N.H., Sheryl Sullivan and her husband, Timothy of Merrimack, N.H., and Jennifer Camara, also of Merrimack; a brother, Paul Levasseur of Concord, N.H.; a sister, Suzanne Renoux and her husband, Ken of Meredith, N.H.; and a sister-in-law, Shirley Boone of Starke, Fla. He also had many grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Roland Levasseur.
ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be held Thursday, October 31, 2013, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 290 Mammoth Road, Londonderry, NH. A funeral service will be Friday at 12 Noon in the funeral home and will conclude with burial at Riverview Cemetery of Groveland, Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit www.peabodyfuneralhome.com.