Roger Harkey

Roger Dale Harkey

CHARLOTTE - Roger Dale Harkey, 69, of Charlotte, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at Presbyterian Hospital, Matthews.

Born Aug. 23, 1943, Mr. Harkey was the son of the late John Ira Harkey and Pauline Rosman Harkey. He was a U.S. Navy Vietnam War veteran, serving from 1964 till 1968 on the U.S.S. Constellation. Mr. Harkey worked with Norfolk Southern Railroad for over 20 years.

Surviving are Sandra, his loving wife of 44 years; daughter Kelli and husband Jonathan Sisk; two sisters, Carol Yoder and husband Myron and Cindy Chambers and husband David; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family.

Service and Visitation: A memorial service to celebrate Mr. Harkey's life will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 17, at Matthews United Methodist Church. His family will receive friends following the service.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.

Condolences may be offered at www.mcewenmint

Funeral Home

McEwen Funeral Service Mint Hill Chapel
7428 Matthews-Mint Hill Road Charlotte, NC 28227
(704) 545-4864

Published in Salisbury Post on Dec. 14, 2012