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PAHL, Harvey George
On Friday, September 14, 2012, Harvey Pahl passed away at the age of 66 years.
He is survived by his loving wife, Joanne; daughters, Shannon, Angela and son, James (Rachel); grandchildren, Zachery and Ashlyn; brothers Lorne (Diane) and Larry (Judy); sister, Melinda (Dale) as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Harvey will be sadly missed by friends in the racing family, car and curling clubs.
Harvey was predeceased by his father, George; mother, Victoria Helen and sister, Margaret.
The family would like to thank Dr. Patricia Stansberry for the wonderful care received and Ward 5D4 at the University of Alberta Hospital.
A Celebration will be held on Friday, September 28 at 1:00 p.m. at Sherwood Park Alliance Church, 1011 Clover Bar Road T8A 4V7.
In lieu of flowers, please bring a picture of how Harvey touched your heart to pin on a bulletin board before the service.
Donations in memory of Harvey may be made to the Alberta Cross Cancer or the Edmonton Humane Society.
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Published in Edmonton Journal from Sep. 20 to Sep. 21, 2012.
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October 2, 2012
On behalf of the Edmonton Mopar Club - I would like to express our deepest condolences to Harvey's family. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time.

Harvey was a highly respected member of the local Mopar and drag racing communities. He was also instrumental in the growth and success of the Edmonton Mopar Club in the early years.

Most of all - Harvey was a great person who was always willing to help someone in need. He was a friend to many people in the club and will be deeply missed.
Craig Strang - Edmonton Mopar Club
September 27, 2012
Harvey is now in car heaven doing tune- ups on Angels Wings
You will be greatly missed, but I had the honor of knowing you and you always had time for a smile and chat
Nelson Bender
Nelson Bender
September 27, 2012
Dear Joanne & Family,
Our sincere condolences on the loss of Harvey. My years of curling with him will never be forgotten - just an all around great guy.
Keep your memories close to your hearts.

Bill Reid & Ardith Fisher
September 25, 2012
Dear Pahl Family, our family (on and off the racetrack) friendship has extended past over thirty years. We feel the sorrow in our hearts for each one of you. I treasure his smile, and the pride he had in James' accomplishments on the racetrack or curling rink. James when you were a young track brat you shadowed your dad and the last several years it was your dad at your side proudly shadowing you. I know your memories will be deeply treasured in your family's heart. Lean on all those that love you.

Our deepest sympathy to you Joanne, Shannon, Angie, James and Rachel and families and friends.

Our love; Barry, April, Jonathan, Vanessa, Austin Chykerda
A Chykerda
September 24, 2012
Joanne, james and Pahl family. You loving husband, father and grandfather has left his mark on many people over the years. Our dearest memory of Harvey is "Saskatoon Pie", when he and James came down to Leduc to register for the Mopar Meets in Red Deer and thankfully our IGA always had fresh Saskatoon pie for me. Leonel will fondly remember his expertise on the 6 pack carbs and the matching GTX's.

Leonel and Gail Theberge
Leonel Theberge
September 24, 2012
Harvey was a great person and he helped me out many times. (He also threw me under the bus a lot at the safety meetings at work.) I'll miss him and I'll have a drink for him!
Dennis Rya
September 23, 2012
Pahl Family: We were very sad to hear of Harvey's passing; we enjoyed talking to him at mopar carshows; he was a very kind and gentle man, a brilliant and gifted mopar mechanic with knowledge beyond belief; we were thoroughly inspired by him and he will remain in our memory forever.
Bob & Terry Lepak
September 23, 2012
Joan and I will always cherish Harvey's friendship. You could not find a nicer person. I've known Harvey for 20 years and never heard him speak unkindly about anyone. He was one of a kind. To the Pahl Family - please accept our deepest condolences. Our thoughts are with you.
Julius / Joan Laszl
September 23, 2012
Our sincere condolences during this time of sorrow and loss. Harvey's cheerful smile will always remain a fond memory. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Warmest regards, Liz & Wally Oglu.
September 22, 2012
I wish I knew the words to console you Joanne. I am thinking of you all and wishing you wonderful memories. I'm so sure Harvey and Simon are fixing up a car right now :) please call if you need anything at any time.
Nancy Bak
September 22, 2012
I got the pleasure of meeting Harvey and James back in the early 80s threw a friend George karempalas and Harvey was the kind of person who seemed to be willing and able to help others Harvey and James were always a pleasure to be around .my deepest sympythies to the Pahl family (Jerry ,crazy George )
Jerry Sowa
September 22, 2012
Dear Joanne and family,Sorry to hear of Harvey's passing.Our thoughts are with you and the family. Love uncle Dick and Auntie Marg Calgary
September 21, 2012
Havey was truly a wonderful guy to meet anywhere and any time. He was a very warm spirit, in a league of his own in that department.
Our deepest condolences to all of the family, and especially to James.
Jim & Marianne Park
September 21, 2012
Dear Joanne, Shannon, Angela, James and families; Jim and I were so very sorry to hear of Harvey's passing. Harvey was a great guy and Jim feels very fortunate that he was able to race with Harvey and call him a friend. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Our sincere sympathies from Grayce and Jim - Sicamous, B.C.
September 21, 2012
Love you forever!
The greatness of this man is evident in the family he loved and nurtured in his lifetime. We join with you in thankfulness for Harv, and the way he touched so many lives with his sweet love. Our hearts and prayers go out to you all and we wish we could be with you in this time, God Bless you all!
Kent and Terry Macfarlane
September 21, 2012
Love to the whole family. It was great to meet him in MX. XOXO
Alison Black
September 21, 2012
Harvey will be deeply missed, in our hearts he will never be forgotten
the Smith family
September 21, 2012
I am so so sorry for your loss and my deepest condolences to all the family - always respected harvey and always enjoyed time with him at the A&W /races and curling . I have always cherished my time i got to spend with him .He will be missed .
Lorne Bragg
September 20, 2012
Take comfort in knowing that now you have a special guardian angel to watch over you.
Norman Diletzoy Katherine Maybroda
September 20, 2012
We were saddened to hear of Harvey's passing - we know he will live on in your memories as well as ours - our love is extended to the family. Richard & Esther Behnke - Lipton, SK.
September 20, 2012
You are missed uncle
Andrea Yeo
September 20, 2012
James and Rachel, I was so sad to hear about your father. I know you talked about him regularly and there's was always such pride and love in the way you spoke of him. Cherish your memories and keep his spirit alive in your hearts forever!
Audrey Chykerda
September 20, 2012
Dear Pahl family,
Please accept our deepest condolences on the loss of a wonderful man. Harvey was a true gentelman and he will be greatly missed.
Jeff and Jeanette Colman and family
Jeanette and Jeff Colman
September 20, 2012
Harvey, you were the best father in law ever, I will miss you so much. Xo
Rachel Woolfenden Pahl
September 20, 2012
We are sorry to hear about the loss of Harvey. Our condolences to your family.
Blair and Cindy Talaga
September 20, 2012
Our deepest condolances on the recent loss of Harvey. He was a long time friend that will be missed. Our thoughts are with you during this time of sorrow.
Neil & Deb Fedderly
September 20, 2012
I am deeply saddened to hear about the loss of Harvey. We shared a lot of laughter and fun together at work.
Leo Sarrasin
September 20, 2012
Joanne, Shannon, James and Angela, My thoughts are with you at this time of loss. Harvey was the fix it guy on the street. If dad could not do it then we were sent to Harvey. It was so neat as a child to hear that race car fire up on friday night or sat before another race. Growing up I always remember Harvey bent over a car in the garage. His man cave!! He will be missed.
Liz Murphy
September 20, 2012
We will miss our long time friend,the helping hand and friendly competition. Our condolences to the family.
Reg & Marg DeForest
September 20, 2012
I am sorry to hear about Harvey's passing. He was one of the cousins I did not see as often as I should have. Any visits we did have impressed me with Harvey's sense of humour and interest in others. I am thinking of you in your time of loss.
Elroy Trithardt
Elroy Trithardt
September 20, 2012
Joanne and Family,
We share with you the sorrow of your loss of our long time neighbor and friend and we cherish his memory.
Ryan and Pat
September 20, 2012
Coaching Baseball Aug. 2012
Joanne,James, Shannon,and Angela My deepest sympathy on the loss of your husband and father. He was a good and loyal friend from the old days in the valley.I am so sorry I did not connect with him more often as his generosity and kindness truly spoke to the kindness of this man.I know he will be sorrowfully missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him .
Sam Decorby
September 20, 2012
To Joanne and family--so sorry for your loss Harvey was one of a kind and will be dearly missed
Wally&Del (speedy) Slywka
September 20, 2012
Harvey's mechanical ability to help anyone and his smile and laugh will be greatly missed. Our condolences to the family
Mike & Carol Adams
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