FREDERICKSBURG -- Levi D. Petersheim, 81, of Fredericksburg passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2017, at Aultman Hospital in Canton.
Levi was born March 15, 1936, in Justus, Stark County, to the late David and Fannie (Miller) Petersheim, and married the former Donna Stallman on May 17, 1958, who survives.
He had been a truck driver having worked at Gray & Son, Silver Brothers, Quality Block and at Curry Lumber, where he retired from in 1998. A life resident of the Fredericksburg area, he enjoyed driving around his friend, John Miller, to look at timber. Levi was an avid sports fan having always enjoyed watching his grandchildren play sports. Levi was devoted to his family, and he will be greatly missed.
Surviving are his wife, Donna; his son, Jeffrey Petersheim of Fredericksburg; grandchildren, Joshua (Emily) Petersheim, Justin Petersheim, Jenice (Alex) McCaffrey and Lacey Darnell; his great-granddaughter, Maysin Petersheim; and a brother, Ezra (Katie) Petersheim of Maysville.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Dan and Noah; and sisters, Anna, Katie, Betty, Sarah and Edna.
A service was Thursday, April 13, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Murray Funeral Home in Fredericksburg, with Pastor Kathy Specht officiating.
Burial was in Prairie Township Cemetery.
Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Funeral-Home.com Memorial contributions may be made to Fredericksburg Fire Dept., 288 N. Mill St., Fredericksburg, OH 44627.