Kenneth I. Clever, 83, of West Leechburg, PA, passed away on Monday, December 28, 2020 at Forbes Regional Hospital in Monroeville.
A son of the late Ivan K. Clever and Dorothy H. (Higginson) Clever, he was born February 14, 1937, in Leechburg.
Kenneth had been employed as an insurance investigator by Equifax in Pittsburgh for 26 years before retiring in 1988. He was a veteran having served in the U.S. Army. Kenneth was a member of Holy Innocents Anglican Church in Leechburg, the Elks Lodge #377 in Leechburg, and the Sokol Club in Leechburg. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan who also enjoyed golfing, hunting, and spending time with his family.
Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Gloria J. (Walker) Clever of West Leechburg; two sons, Jeff Clever (Lisa) of Allegheny Township, Kenny Clever (Stacy) of Allegheny Township; a daughter, Colleen Klingensmith (Bill) of West Leechburg; eight grandchildren, Jeffrey (Kate), Joshua, Kellie (Andy), Angela (Paolo), Michael (Nicole), Ryan, Melissa (Kenny), Elizabeth; eight great-grandchildren; and a sister, Louise Jean Helfer (Butch) of Delmont.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Phyllis Bonner.
Friends will be welcomed by his family on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 from 11 AM-Noon at Holy Innocents Anglican Church, 366 Third St., Leechburg, followed immediately by a Mass of Christian Burial with his daughter, Rev. Colleen M. Klingensmith as celebrant. All visitors are asked to respectfully follow current state guidelines of required masks/face coverings, social distancing and gathering restrictions. Private interment will be made at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Allegheny Township. The Clawson Funeral & Cremation Center, 170 Main Street, Leechburg (724-842-1051) has been entrusted with arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Kenneth may be made to the Holy Innocents Anglican Church; or to the Leechburg Football Association, 135 Market St., Leechburg, PA 15656.
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