Carole Fawn <I>Bingham</I> Leavitt

Carole Fawn Bingham Leavitt

Birth
Logan, Cache County, Utah, USA
Death 9 Mar 2018 (aged 83)
Burial Lewiston, Cache County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 188410822 · View Source
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Carole Fawn Bingham Leavitt
1934 - 2018

Early Life: Carole was born October 18, 1934, in Logan, Utah, to parents Ralph McFarland Bingham and Jane Lavin Petty Bingham. She grew up in Amalga, Utah, attending North Cache High School and Utah State University.
Life’s Work | Service | Interests: Carole married her high school sweetheart, Verlan Glade Leavitt. They were married and sealed as eternal companions on September 16, 1954, in the Logan Utah Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Carole was the mother of five children and raised them in Oroville, California. She was a key support to her husband’s veterinary practice. She was active in the Oroville community, serving in Parent-Teacher Association, Children’s Home Society, and Friends of the Park. As a member of the auxiliary to the American Veterinary Medical Association, she helped raise scholarship funds for veterinary students and was founder of National Pet Week. Carole held many leadership positions in the LDS Church including Relief Society president, Young Women president and Primary president. Carole was the life of the party, whether it was boating on Lake Oroville, pool-hopping, or battling her grandkids in a whipped cream fight. Carole enjoyed playing tennis, snow-skiing, and cheering for her family’s athletes, and the San Francisco Giants. Carole had a special talent for recognizing and filling the needs of others. She understood that service to others was truly service to God. Carole Fawn Bingham Leavitt, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, passed away peacefully in her home March 9, 2018.
Survived By: Her five children: Kelly (Jackie) Leavitt, Teresa (Daniel) Sroufe, Julie (Todd) Woodland, Ryan (Laura) Leavitt, and Jason (Carolyn) Leavitt; as well as her younger brother, James Bingham; her 19 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Preceded In Death By: Her husband, parents and brothers: Bruce Petty Bingham and Brian Ralph Bingham.
Services: Alpine LDS Stake Center
Burial: Lewiston City Cemetery
Original Obituary Published By:
© Warenski Funeral Home | March 2018
Bio compiled by: Annie Duckett Hundley


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  • Created by: Annie Duckett Hundley
  • Added: 30 Mar 2018
  • Find a Grave Memorial 188410822
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Carole Fawn Bingham Leavitt (18 Oct 1934–9 Mar 2018), Find a Grave Memorial no. 188410822, citing Lewiston City Cemetery, Lewiston, Cache County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Annie Duckett Hundley (contributor 47394373) .