Tom Leverty
Tom Leverty, age 83 of New Richmond, WI, died peacefully surrounded by his loving family at his home on Sunday January 30, 2011. He was born on May 30, 1927 in New Richmond, WI to Peter and Vivian (Stephens) Leverty. Tom was 100% Irish and was extremely proud of his heritage. His number one love was his family. He purchased his farm from his father and farmed that land most of his life. Tom loved the Green Bay Packers, visiting with family and friends, spending time at the cabin, bowling, and watching his children and grandchildren compete in sports. He also loved to dance and sing. He enjoyed his garden and in his later years doing puzzles in his free time. He enjoyed his hot tub and recently was able to get back into it with the help of his hospice nurse. He was preceded in death by his parents and daughter-in-law, Kim Leverty. Tom is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Virginia (Osborne); children, Dennis Leverty, Rosemary (Mike Garrity) Knutson, James Leverty, Jean (John) Dalton, Patrick (Marilyn) Leverty, Judy (Steve) Guise; siblings, Harold (Mary) Leverty, Larry (Jo) Leverty, Joe (Maggie) Leverty, Mary (Gary) Kittel; grandchildren, Grant (Teresa) Leverty, Gerrit (Kari) Leverty, Chad (Kelly VanGuilder) Leverty, Kristi (Jake) Powell, Justin Leverty, Jeremy (Alyse) Leverty, Missy (Matt) Trautmiller, Shelly (Ed) Peterson, Laura Dalton, Andrea (Dan) Enochson, Jennifer Leverty, Stephanie (Tony) Renstrom, Nicole (John Meyer) Guise, and Amanda Guise; great-grandchildren, Ava Powell, Sophie Powell, Jayden Leverty, Kaylee Enochson, Josh Renstrom, and Emma Trautmiller. Mass of Christian Burial 11 AM Friday February 4, 2011 at the IMMACULATE CONCEPTION CATHOLIC CHURCH in New Richmond, WI. Visitation 5-8 PM Thursday February 3, 2011 at the CULLEN CREA FUNERAL HOME, New Richmond, WI and also one hour prior to the service at church. Memorials preferred in lieu of flowers.

Arrangements by Cullen Crea Funeral Home 715-246-2667