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William Harvey

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William Wayne Harvey
Evansville, Ind.
William (Bill) Wayne Harvey, 88, of Evansville, passed away Thursday, January 16, 2014, at North Park Nursing Home. He was born October 12, 1925, in Diamond, Ky.
Bill was retired from Whirlpool where he had been in supervision.
He graduated from Wheat Kroft High School, class of 1943, and was a Navy Veteran serving in WWII, where he fought in the battle of Imo Jima.
Bill was a member of Terrace Park General Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by parents, Arthur and Carrie (Phelps) Harvey; brother, Byron Harvey; and sister, Barbara Higginson.
Bill is survived by his wife of 66 years, Marianna (Hobgood) Harvey, of Evansville; sons, Mike Harvey (Rhonda), of Evansville, and Doug Harvey (Kathy), of Brookfield, Wisc.; grandchildren, Ryne Harvey, of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., Michelle and Wayne Carter Harvey, of Evansville, Kyle, Sean and Katelyn Harvey, of Brookfield, Wisc.; sister, Mary Elizabeth Johnson, of Franklin, Tenn.; nine nephews; and two nieces.
Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 22, 2014, at Alexander East Chapel, with burial in Rose Lawn Cemetery, Henderson, Ky. Retired Veterans Memorial Club will conduct military rites. Friends may visit Tuesday from 3 to 7 p.m. at Alexander East Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to Terrace Park General Baptist Church, 2145 E. Columbia Street, Evansville, IN 47711. Condolences may be made online at

Published in Courier Press on Jan. 20, 2014
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