Obituary: Kenneth Levenstiem

Obituary: Kenneth Levenstiem

He was part of the first Grady High School graduating class and was a former Shearith Israel president.

Kenneth Levenstiem, 87, died Saturday, April 14, 2018.

He is survived by his wife, Dale, with whom he shared his life for 66 years; sons Marty and Barry; daughter Robyn (Steve) Cooper; grandchildren Michelle (Andy) Miller, Ryan Cooper, Rachel Levenstiem and Jason Levenstiem; and two great-grandchildren, Jacob and Cooper Miller.

He attended Boys’ High School and graduated from the first class at Grady High School in Atlanta. He attended the University of Georgia and was a member of AEPi fraternity. He was a lifetime member of Congregation Shearith Israel, where he served as the president of the congregation for three years. Kenneth spent his life working in the restaurant equipment industry and was the owner and operator of Murry Fixture Co. until 1997.

A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, April 16, at Crest Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Weinstein Hospice, Congregation Shearith Israel or the charity of your choice. Sign the online guestbook at Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.

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