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HARVEY, Rev. Robert February 9, 1916 - March 9, 2014 The Right Reverend Robert Condit Harvey, 98, died at home on March 9, 2014. He was born on February 9, 1916. Bishop Harvey graduated from Dartmouth College in 1938 before working for Time Inc. Commissioned an officer in the U.S. Navy in 1941, he and his late wife, Suzanne Falter Harvey, were stationed at Pearl Harbor when it was bombed. From 1941 to 1945, he served as a line officer on destroyers in the Pacific. In the early 1950s, working as an executive in the investments business, he experienced a calling to the priesthood. He studied at Seabury-Western Theological Seminary and St. Augustine's College in Canterbury, England. Following his ordination in 1956, he ministered to parishes in the United States and, briefly, in England. After retiring from the U.S. Episcopal Church in 1976, he was called to minister to Anglican traditionalists in a series of posts. Consecrated a bishop in 1981, he served as Bishop of the Diocese of the Southwest of the Anglican Church in North America. He is survived by his second wife, Marguerite Pendleton Harvey, and his four sons: John G. Harvey (wife Kazie); George H. Harvey; A. Reid Harvey; and Nathaniel K. Harvey (wife Keeley). He is also survived by eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral Service will be at St. Barnabas Anglican Church on Thursday, March 13, at 11:00 a.m.; with reception immediately after the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to St. Barnabas or to . A. S. Turner Funeral Home and Crematory
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Mar. 12, 2014
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