Jacques Sylvan Levy Sr.

December 11, 1925June 25, 2014

LEVY, Jacques Sylvan, Sr., 88, of Mechanicsville, went to be with the Lord on June 25, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Pearl Goldspinner Levy and Samuel Sylvan Levy. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Margaret Emma Levy; his children, Jacques Sylvan Levy Jr. (Marie Ann), Katherine Emma Revels (Rozell), Benjamin Sylvan Levy and Michelle Emma Stump (Michael); he is also survived by his grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. He was raised in a loving Jewish household in New York City.

He served in World War II and the Korean War, and was a part of the first Marine Corp Machine Gun Battalion, a member of the Mechanicsville VFW, Teamsters and the Lakeside American Legion. After the war he moved to Virginia, where he met his wife, Margaret in Bowling Green, Va. He worked very hard while he and Margaret raised their family. His hard work ethic was instilled in his children and he will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

The family will receive friends June 26 (today), from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Atlee Chapel Woody Funeral Home, Route 301 and Shady Grove Road, Mechanicsville, where services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, June 27, 2014. Interment Washington Memorial Park.


  • Visitation Thursday, June 26, 2014
  • Funeral Service Friday, June 27, 2014

Jacques Sylvan Levy Sr.

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Jeremy Levy

July 3, 2014

I love you grandpa so much miss you already . Rip grandpa you will be definitely miss but never forgotten

Lydia Codutti

June 26, 2014

So sorry for the loss. May you all be given strength during this time.

Lydia Watson Codutti


June 26, 2014


June 26, 2014

Herb Guyer-Sharfenakes USMC

June 26, 2014

God Bless/RIP,to ALL who served in WWII. The USA would NOT be as it is today."The gates of heaven are well guarded now by Another U.S.MARINE". Thank YOU for your service,Jacques,also in Korea;and in the 1st.Machine Gun Battalion.....

Bud Hazelgrove, GM

June 25, 2014

Please accept Woody staff condolences for your loss. You can depend on us to assist you on this journey and we will strive for your complete satisfaction while your loved one is in our care. We believe you deserve nothing less. For these difficult days, we will be honored to have you consider our home and family a part of yours.