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David Levinson

Birthplace: New Albany, Floyd County, Indiana, United States
Death: February 14, 1937 (84)
Indiana, United States (Pneumonia, secondary to influenza)
Place of Burial: Shelbyville, Shelby County, Indiana, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Meyer Levinson and Teresa Levinson
Husband of Jane Nelis Levinson and Caroline Levinson
Father of Myron Levinson and Bernice J. McLane
Brother of Newman Levinson; Hannah Levinson; Moses Levinson; Isaac Levinson; Sarah Joseph and 2 others

Occupation: Proprietor, Retail Dry Goods
Managed by: Judith Berlowitz
Last Updated:

About David Levinson


David Levinson, 85, retired merchant, died at the home of Will Schoelch 168 W. Broadway Sunday at 6:30 p.m. Death was attributed to pneumonia which followed an attack of influenza which Mr. Levinson suffered last Wednesday. For many years Mr. Levinson was in the dry goods business with his brother Moses Levinson, the business was located on the Public Square. He was the son of Meyer and Theresa Levinson, and was born in New Albany, Ind. Jun. 19, 1852. His early education was acquired in Cincinnati. When twelve years old, he moved with his parents to Shelbyville. Mr. Levinson was married to Caroline Pellheimer [sic] of LaPorte Aug. 22, 1877, Mrs. Levinson died in March 1922. To this union two children were born. Mrs. William T. McLane, of this city and Myron Levinson of Flint, Michigan. [Second wife]: Mrs. Jane Wilson Nelis, [marriage date] Sept, 28, 1924, who survives. In addition to the wife and two children, he is survived by one brother, Moses Levinson of Lafayette; three sisters, Mrs. Sally Joseph and Mrs. I.A. Lewis of Indianapolis and Mrs. Moses Schultz of Lafayette; two grandchildren, David and Shirley Ann Levinson of Flint, Mich. Funeral services will be held at the home 168 W. Broadway Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, Dr. Charles A. Bowler pastor of the First Presbyterian Church and a Rabbi of Indianapolis will officiate. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery, in charge of Charles M. Ewing funeral director.

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David Levinson's Timeline

June 19, 1852
New Albany, Floyd County, Indiana, United States
March 31, 1880
Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, United States
April 6, 1888
IN, United States
February 14, 1937
Age 84
Indiana, United States
Forest Hill Cemetery, Sec 3-Row 3-Group 4-South to North, Shelbyville, Shelby County, Indiana, United States