Donald H. Levitt

February 5, 1934 - May 18, 2018
Donald H. Levitt

Donald H. Levitt, 84, of Hendersonville, NC passed away Friday afternoon, May 18, 2018 at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock, NC.

A son of the late Lew and Dolores Gordon Levitt, he was a native of Detroit, MI. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, sister, and brother-in-law. Donald worked at Mass Mutual for a number of years as a life insurance agent in Detroit. He and his wife, Marcia, lived in San Diego for 21 years before retiring to Henderson County 13 years ago. Donald was a handsome, articulate and humorous character who had an almost tangible zest for life.

He leaves behind his loving wife of 35 years, Marcia Levitt; sister-in-law, Marlene Klatt of St. Clair Shores, MI, Judith Nowaczewski (Paul) of Warren, MI, and Corrine Loomis (Gary) of St. Clair Shores, MI; five nieces and nephews and their spouses; nine grandnieces and nephews; and a number of cousins.

No local services are planned.

Memorial contributions may be made to Jewish Family Services of WNC, where Donald thoroughly enjoyed visiting his elder care group, 2 Doctors Park Suite E, Asheville, NC 28801 or to Four Seasons Compassion for Life, where he received such wonderful care in his last days, 571 S. Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.

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  • May 26, 2018
    Laurie L Healey-Starr says:
    He and I had some good laughs!!!!!! Wish I could have met him earlier...then, I could have had more great memories of him. Rest in Peace my friend!!!

  • May 26, 2018
    Laurie L Healey-Starr says:
    Don could make me laugh till I almost cried!!!!!

  • May 26, 2018
    Bill and Audrey Fine says:
    We will forever be grateful for Don's advice and emotional support he gave us throughout the many years of friendship that we shared. He will be missed!

  • June 01, 2018
    Laura Wenck says:
    Marcia - we were so shocked and saddened to hear that cousin Donnie passed away. You two were a great team. We are keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.