February 21, 1953 - June 1, 2019
Greg A. Leverich, Sr., 66, quietly went home to Heaven to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at his home in Cocolalla, Idaho. A celebration of Greg’s life will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday August 10, 2019 at Christ Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Sandpoint with Pastor Steve Heinsen officiating. Greg will be laid to rest in the Westmond Cemetery.
Greg was born on February 21, 1953 in Fullerton, CA to Cecil and Stella Leverich. He grew up and attended schools in Fullerton, including Fullerton College.
Greg married Ora Overbey on October 22, 1977 in Anaheim. He worked at R.L. Stevens machining equipment for 17 years. The family moved to Cocolalla in 1992. Greg worked as a baker 23 years.
He was a member of Christ Our Redeemer Lutheran Church. His greatest love was spending time with his family. He enjoyed fishing, camping, gardening, attending his grandchildren’s sporting events and dance recitals, and also sharing ice cream on Wednesday’s with his grandsons Zach and Alex.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years Ora Leverich of Cocolalla; two sons Greg (Jennifer) Leverich, Jr of Sandpoint and Sean Leverich of Post Falls; five grandchildren Trinity Hathaway, Zach Leverich, Alex Leverich, Lily Leverich and Ava Leverich; brother Russ Leverich of Brush Prairie, WA; and sister-in-law Liz Sheldon of Riverside, CA.
He was preceded in death by his parents and step brother Gary Sheldon.