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Sgt Levi Minkevitch

February 17, 2021

A public gathering and visitation following COVID-19 protocols and mask will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday

February 25, 2021 at Grace Community Church in Newton. A private family funeral service will be held.  Please check back

for instructions for the community to honor Sgt. Minkevitch with a honor line following the family service.


Funeral services for Sgt. Levi Minkevitch are private; however, the family would like to provide the community an opportunity to pay their respects by lining the processional route during Levi’s final patrol.
The procession will begin near SE 14th and Kansas at approximately 11:45 AM on Friday, Feb. 26. The procession will continue north to N Main and then east on East Broadway. Community members are invited to line the procession route to show support to Levi, his family, and the law enforcement community.
The Newton Police Department and the entire law enforcement community are sincerely appreciative of the heartfelt support provided by our community. Levi was the strength of our department in so many ways, and it is obvious by the outpouring of affection and support that he similarly impacted so many in our community. Our deepest condolences, thoughts, and prayers are continually extended to Levi’s family and friends.

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10 thoughts on “Sgt Levi Minkevitch

  1. May your wonderful memories of the past bring smiles in the future. Know that with love and time you will find peace. “The darkest nights produce the brightest stars . “Levi’s smile will do that as well. Love you all dearly. Tim & Lorna 💖

  2. Much love to the family, wish we could have made it out there. Condolences and God Bless. We miss and love you all.

  3. Our heartfelt sorrow for Logan and all the family, coworkers and friends. The memorial service was so wonderful and a true tribute to Levi.

  4. Our sorrow and heartfelt prayers for Logan, family and coworkers. The memorial service today was truly a tribute to Levi and all who love him.

  5. Paul, our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. I am so deeply sorry for your loss.
    Susie from Newell’s Truck Plaza

  6. Paul and family. I was so sorry to find out about your loss. My prayers are with you all and may the time ahead bring you all peace.

  7. God bless you & your family! Levi will be greatly missed. Know that we are walking in grief with you. Joan, Paul, Logan,Sadie,Silas,Titius

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