Harvey Zuhde

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  • "I remember Harvey from racing pigeons. He was always nice...."
    - Carol
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Harvey Dean Zuhde

1935 - 2018

Harvey Dean Zuhde, 83, of Kokomo passed away Aug. 9, 2018, at Milner Community Health Care, Rossville, Ind. Harvey was born in Burlington, Wis. on Feb. 28, 1935, the son of Frances (Baker) Zuhde and Lawrence Middleton.

Harvey lived most of this life in Kenosha, Wis., moving later to Grand Marsh, Wis. and finally Kokomo, Ind. He retired from Chrysler Corporation, Kenosha in 1983 after 30 years. In retirement, he operated a small engine repair business.

On Aug. 15, 1955, he married Carol Laurent. They had three daughters, Cheri, Deana and Tamee, who he loved dearly. He and Carol divorced in 1982. He married Jacqueline Winchester in 1986 and they later divorced.

Harvey enjoyed working with his hands. He was a carpenter, building his first home after he married Carol. Harvey also enjoyed racing pigeons, snowmobiling, horseshoes, fishing, the Packers and playing pool.

Harvey is survived by his daughters, Cheri Kirby of Kenosha, Wis., Deana Kelly (Jimmer) of Burlington, Ind. and Tamee Tenwinkel, of Delphi, Ind.; seven grandchildren, Timothy Chadwick, Natina Bohnsack, Crystal Baker, Brenda Hollatz, Beckie Miller, Chelsey Clausen, and Megan Tenwinkel; eleven great grandchildren; and his half-brothers and sisters, Frank Zudhe, Richard Zuhde, Mary Knott, Patricia Elliot, Margaret Anderson and Claira Winter (on the Zuhde side), Lawrence Earl Middleton, Virginia May Van, and Elizabeth Ann Webel (on the Middleton side).

In addition to his parents, Harvey was preceded in death by his siblings, Beverly Bontrager, Joyce Ann Middleton-Yanke-Messer-Childers, Mary Lynn Dubois, Margaret Jean Langer and Robert Harvey Middleton.

It has been the privilege of Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home to care for Mr. Zuhde. To share fond memories or condolences please visit www.sunsetmemorygarden.com


Published online at KenoshaNews.com on Aug. 12, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
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2097 West Alto Road | Kokomo, IN 46902 | (765) 453-2310
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