Rodney Lee Leavitt, 71, of House Springs died Sept. 7, 2019, in St. Louis. Mr. Leavitt was an electrician and a U.S. Navy veteran. Born May 26, 1948, in Mexico, Mo., he was the son of the late Lummie and Peggy (Tarrants) Leavitt. He is survived by his wife: Pamela Leavitt.
He also is survived by two sons: Sean (Christa) Leavitt of Dardenne Prairie, Todd Leavitt of House Springs; a nephew: David (Elisabeth) Thompson of Mascoutah, Ill.; a niece: Christy (Scott) Haas of Mascoutah, Ill.; a brother: Mike (Jane) Leavitt of Barnhart; a sister: Janet (Jim) Thompson of Freeburg, Ill.; and four grandchildren: Addam, Austin, Andrew and Alex.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, at Kutis Funeral Home, 5255 Lemay Ferry Road, in St. Louis County. A funeral will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the National Cemetery at Jefferson Barracks. Memorials may be made to Autism Speaks, Stray Rescue or Disabled American Veterans. Arrangements are under the direction of Kutis Funeral Home.