September 18, 1950-February 20, 2018
DAVENPORT - Thomas L. Levsen, 67, of Davenport, passed away peacefully in his home Feb. 20, 2018.
Tom was born Sept. 18, 1950, in Davenport, Iowa, the son of Ono and Mary Schroeder Levsen of Davenport. He married Vicky Svejda Dec. 12, 2012, in Davenport. Out of this union came a blended family of five sons, Michael and Patrick Levsen of Davenport, stepsons Dustin (Taralynn) Svejda of Hamilton, Ill., Brandon Svejda of Davenport and Cody Svejda of Charlotte, N.C. Seven grandchildren, Allison and Connor Levsen, step grandchildren Brayden, Hayden, Adriana, Trinity and Mekhi Svejda. Tom is also survived by a brother Jim (Sandy) Levsen and a sister Mary Anne.
Tom was preceded in death by his parents; brother and sister-in-law Bob and Cynthia Levsen, nephew Danny and former wives Mary Ellen and Rhonda Levsen.
Tom has been a member of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers since 1973 ending his career by retiring from Willman Construction in 2013. He enjoyed NASCAR, Iowa Hawkeye's Football team and was a fan of the Chicago Bears. His greatest enjoyment came during the summer months when he was able to enjoy pool parties with friends and family while drinking beer and smoking ribs on the BBQ.
Per Tom's wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral service. In true Tom fashion, his wishes are to have a party at his favorite watering hole. There will be a celebration of life in Tom's honor on March 10, 2018, at Gravy's Bar and Grill beginning at 4 p.m. with food being served at 5 p.m. Memorials may be made to the family or St. Jude's.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.illowacremation.com