Wayne E. LeVan Sr., 64, of Lakeview, passed away on Monday, October 15, 2012 at Lima Memorial Hospital surrounded by his loved ones.
He was born on July 29, 1948 in Bellefontaine, Ohio, a son of the late Robert and Betty (Jacobs) LeVan. He was also preceded in death by grandchildren, Cody LeVan and Jewellianna LeVan; sister, Naomi Outland and a nephew, Dereck LeVan.
Survivors include his life partner, Sue Roberts of Lakeview; a daughter, Tammera LeVan of Bellefontaine; sons, Richie (Janice) Idle of Beavercreek, Wayne LeVan Jr. of Middle Point, Shawn LeVan of Piqua; grandchildren, Brooke & Brendan Idle, Aaron, Jacob, Carrie, Wayne III, Merecedes, Paige, Shawn-Michael LeVan, Christopher, Stephanie LeVan Cassar, Tava LeVan-Thompson; great-grandchildren, Gavin Xavier LeVan, Gabriel Thomas LeVan, Tristan Cassar, Emmett Cassar, Sophia Carranza and Izabella Lusby; sisters, Dolly (Denny) Floss of Piqua, Betty (Bob) Gardner of Bellefontaine, Sandy Vernon of Bellefontaine; brothers, Bob (Tina) LeVan of Piqua, Jerry (Robin) LeVan of Lewistown and many special nieces and nephews.
He owned and operated LeVan Bait & Tackle of Indian Lake and enjoyed fishing and collecting fishing lures. He loved to spend time with his family.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 21, 2012 at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine where friends may call two hours prior to the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Eichholtz Funeral Home.
Condolences may be expressed at www.eichholtzfuneralhome.com.