TIPP CITY - Harvey H. Creech, 91, of Tipp City, passed away Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at his home.
He was born May 14, 1921, in New Lebanon, Ohio, to McKinley H. and Anna M. (Trissel) Creech.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Arthur Creech; and son, Dennis R. Creech.
He is survived by his wife, Mary L. (Frantom) Creech to whom he would have been married 65 years on Dec. 27; son, Thomas E. and his wife Joan C. (Dunnick) Creech; daughter in-law, Judy K. (Price) Creech; sister in-law, Glenna M. Creech; five grandchildren, Tammy Creech Drerup, Tina Creech (Brian) Bresnahan, Randy (Jamie) Creech, Joe (Erica) Creech and Nick (Jennifer) Creech; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Harvey was at 1940 graduate of Brookville High School; proudly served in the United States Army Air Force from 1942-1945; worked at Master Electric, Dayton; and retired from Dayton Power and Light in 1982 and was a member of West Charleston Church of the Brethren.
After retiring he drove cars for Dayton Auto Auction.
A celebration of life memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at Frings and Bayliff Funeral Home, 327 W. Main St., Tipp City. Burial will be in Trissel Family Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 3-4 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home on Tuesday.
Contributions may be made in memory of Harvey to the Tipp Foundation.
may be made to www.fringsandbayliff.com.