September 12, 2020
North Tama High School Gymnasium
Overton Funeral Home, Traer
September 11, 2020
4:00 to 8:00 PM
Overton Funeral Home
UPDATE: The funeral service has been moved to the North Tama High School Gymnasium.
Levi Ryan Beenken was born on November 7, 2001, in Waterloo, the son of Marc Beenken and Angie Beenken. He graduated from North Tama High School in 2020. While in high school, he was the FFA President, a member of the Tama County 4-H, 4-H County Council, Mid-Iowa Youth Beef Team, and the Iowa Junior Gelbvieh Association. He was employed by B & H Ag Services. Levi enjoyed being with his family, farming, hanging out with his friends, bon fires, riding dirt bikes, being with his girlfriend and her family, helping his grandfather, Jim Beenken, on the farm, taking pictures, welding, and collecting farm toys with his brother, Drew. His favorite time was time spent in a tractor. Levi died at the age of 18 on August 22, 2020, in an ATV accident. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Ryan Busch and an uncle, David Beenken. Levi is survived by his father, Marc (Jody Stover) Beenken of Gladbrook; his mother, Angie (Gerry Clemen) of Buckingham; two sisters, Aubree (Zach Bobb) Beenken and Alyssa “AJ” Beenken; two brothers, Andrew “Drew” Beenken and Caiden Beenken; grandparents, Paula Busch of Kansas City and Jim and Jeanne Beenken of Buckingham; girlfriend, Paige Jergens; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
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