Harvey Joseph Maveal
Garden City - Harvey Joseph Maveal, age 72, passed away on November 14, 2020 at his home in the care of his children. He served in the Vietnam War and earned the honor of three Purple Hearts. He worked for over 40 years with Detroit Edison Co., first as a lineman and later as a general supervisor at DTE Energy. Harvey was son of Harvey E. and Catherine Maveal. One of eight children, he was a generous and caring person throughout his life. Harvey will be especially remembered for his remarkable efforts to honor his parents' legacy and keep their scores of descendants connected to each other in recent years. Harvey is survived by his children, Christine (James) Sheldon and Jeffrey Maveal, grandchildren Andrew, Alec, Chloe, Sara (Lyndsey Kornfehl), Jeffrey (Michelle), and Julia and two beloved great-grandchildren, Gavin and Simone; his former wife, Sherry Hurst; his siblings Donald (Randi), Sandy, Susan, Donna, Gary (Jackie), and Cindy (Harry Harrison). Along with his dear parents, Harvey was preceded in death by his brother Dennis, who held a special place in his heart. In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place and he will be laid to rest with his mother following an Honor Guard ceremony at a date to be determined. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations in Harvey's name to the Wounded Warrior Project
or Michigan Humane Society.