7:18 PM EDT, March 31, 2011
Jennifer Levitt Nevill
Jennifer Nevill passed away on March 24th 2011 at the age of 54 at her home in Orange, California surrounded by her beloved family.
Jennifer was born June 14th 1956 in Phoenix, Arizona to Neil and Marian Levitt. Her early years were spent in Phoenix and Roswell, New Mexico until the family moved to Costa Mesa, California where she resided until moving to Orange in 2003. Jennifer graduated from Costa Mesa High School in 1974. While in high school she met the love of her life Mike Nevill and married in 1979 that led to 30 wonderful years together, and their terrific son Shawn Nevill, who they were both so very proud of.
Jennifer is survived by her son, Shawn Nevill (Amanda), her mother Marian Levitt, and her three siblings Cindy Levitt, Sabrina Mumford (David) and Michael Levitt (Marc).
Jennifer delighted in being the older sister, the rock we all went to and leaned on, the amazing Aunt Fer Fer to Drake, Katie, Leslie, Jeff and John and the constant companion to her loving dog, Shaynie-Pie.
A memorial will be held to celebrate the life of Jennifer on Saturday, April 16th at 11:00 am at Church of the Foothills, 19211 Dodge Avenue, Santa Ana, CA 92705, with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers please make a donation in honor of Jennifer to the American Cancer Society.
“And when I shall die, take her and cut her out in little stars, and she will make the face of heaven so fine that all the world will be in love with night and pay no worship to the garish sun.”