OBITUARY

Henry Stephen Levin

November 1, 1936November 21, 2021

Henry S. Levin passed away November 21, 2021 at the age of 85. Henry was born in Boston, Massachusetts to the late B. Robert Levin and Helen (Moskow) Levin. He grew up in Weymouth and lived in Hingham since 1965. He was a graduate of The Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Connecticut; Boston University School of Business; and Boston University School of Law. Henry was a veteran of the United States Army during the Berlin Crisis, honorably discharged at the rank of Captain in 1968. Henry practiced law at the law firm of Levin and Levin for sixty-one years, which he started with his father and which grew to include his brothers, sons and nephew.

Beloved husband of sixty-one years of Minna G. Levin; loving father of Lawrence S. Levin and his wife Barbara of Hingham, Allan E. Levin and his wife Leslie of Hanover, and Andrew R. Levin and his wife Hilary of Hanover. Dear brother of the late Jeffrey L. Levin, Richard E. Levin and his wife Marilyn of Quincy and David C. Levin and his wife Denise of Weymouth; and brother-in-law of Sorrell and the Hon. Frederick Cohen of Lakeworth, Florida. Proud grandfather of Aaron, Rachel, Laura, Raymi, Hannah, Gus, Nathan and Piper, and great grandfather of Olivia and Lucy. Henry is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Henry played hockey for Boston University from 1955-1958, and was a member of the team’s first Beanpot Championship in 1958. He continued to play hockey once a week up until a few years ago. Henry was a long-time member of Congregation Sha’aray Shalom in Hingham, where he served as President for two years; he was a former President of the Quincy Chapter of Probus; and he served on the board of directors for Work, Inc. for many years until his passing.

Funeral Services will be at Stanetsky Memorial Chapel, 475 Washington Street, Canton, MA at 10 A.M. on Wednesday, November 24, 2021, with burial to follow at Sharon Memorial Park. Friends and family are invited to join the family for shiva at the home of Andrew Levin on Wednesday and Saturday at 5 PM. We respectfully request that all those planning on attending the service or the shiva are fully vaccinated.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in his memory may be donated to Work, Inc., 25 Beach Street, Dorchester, MA 02122 or to Hadassah Northeast, 1320 Centre Street, Newton, MA 02459.

Services

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, November 24, 2021

  • Burial

    Wednesday, November 24, 2021

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David Riseman

November 23, 2021

Henry Red Light Levin, how I loved you. Our years together at ZBT fraternity, Boston University have such deep meaning for me. The double dates, the laughter, the friendship.....You were the sweet fruit on the vine, just a good mensch. Our hearts go out to Mina and your family and our soukls hold tight to the blessed memories .....David and Arlene Riseman

Christine Jenney

November 23, 2021

Our deepest sympathy to the Levin family. During this difficult time, our thoughts and prayers are with your family. As you grieve the loss of Henry, we wish you peace. May you take comfort in your memories.
The Jenney family- Christine, Andrea and Jim II

Jim Kelley

November 22, 2021

Both Jane and I were sad to read of Henry passing today.
Henry was a big part of the Kelley family for years.

RIP Henry. You will be missed.

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