John Henry Leverenz, 78
Services have been schedule for John Henry Leverenz, 78, of Palatine, IL formerly of Bella Vista, Arkansas.
A memorial service for John Henry Leverenz will be held on Sunday, Sept. 23, at 1:30 p.m. at the Tamarack Retirement Center at 55 S. Greeley Street in Palatine. Memorial services will also be scheduled for a future date in Bella Vista, Arkansas. John will be laid to rest in Canby, Minnesota.
John was born on May 19, 1934 in Canby, MN the son of the late Henry and Myrtle Leverenz and passed away on September 4, 2012.
Prior to retirement John had a very successful career working as a civil engineer with Rock Road Construction Company and other construction and consulting companies. Some of the projects John had worked on during his career included construction of runways at O’Hare Airport, the Woodfield Shopping Mall, and Route 53 Expressway. John was also consulting engineer during the construction of the Tulsa, OK Airport. Prior to his retirement, John was District Engineer for the state of Kansas and was named the Government Official of the Year by the American Concrete Pavement Association in 2000.
Loving father of Brian (Faye Seaman), Brad (Risa), Kim, and the late Terry Leverenz; cherished grandfather of Cully J. Leverenz.
Arrangements by Ahlgrim Family Funeral Home, Palatine, IL.
For information call 847-358-7411 or visit www.ahlgrimffs.com