HARVEY, Duncan Lawrence
It is with great sadness that the family of Lawrence Harvey announces his passing on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at the age of 73.
He was born on September 28, 1939 to Duncan and Marjorie (nee: Shand) Harvey in Hardisty, AB, the eldest of three children. He met and married his bride in 1960 and a few years later he settled his young family in the Ardrossan area and commenced a lengthy career as a pipefitter. He loved going on cattle drives, gardening, golfing and enjoying a laugh with his family and friends.
Lawrence is survived by his wife of 52 years, Carol (nee: Herbert): his children, Kevin (Erlinda), Brent (Shelley), Dawn Tkachyk (Todd Torraville), Candace Chamzuk (Randy); his ten grandchildren, Brett, Amber, Dominick, Elijah, Colton, Dante, Brandon, Lucas, Anthony and Joel; his brother Wayne (Carolyn) of Fort Saskatchewan; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. Lawrence was predeceased by his brother, Leon, his mother and his father.
Cremation has taken place and a Memorial Service will be held at the Ardrossan Recreation Complex, 80 - 1 Avenue, Ardrossan, AB on Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Ken Grambo officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the Palliative Care Unit at the Grey Nuns Hospital or STARS Air Ambulance.
Published in The Edmonton Journal on Sept. 27, 2013