Age 73, died on Sunday, March 20 at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Patricia (Cerbone) Lever with whom he shared 32 years of marriage.
Born in Melrose and a longtime resident of Saugus, Harley was the son of the late Willis and Rose (Archibald) Lever. He was a retired Teamster for The Boston Herald.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Lever is survived by his six children, Harley Lever II and his partner Rosalyn Rust of WA, Janelle Lever and Joelle Lever both of AZ Frank Lasquade and his wife Tracy of Georgetown, Timothy Lasquade and his wife Marianne of Rowley, David Lasquade and his wife Nadia of TX; six grandchildren; two brothers, Ronald Lever of RI and Alfred Lever of Melrose; last but not least their four-legged friend, their dog Emmy.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to either the American Cancer Society at cancer.org or the American Heart Association at heart.org.