Harvey was a veteran of the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War. He was awarded many medals including the Bronze Star. He went on to retire from the U.S. Army after 21 years.
He is survived by his children, David (Kathryn) Barrows, Rick (Karen) Barrows and Sharon (Earl) Lakia; grandchildren, Jaime DeFreese, Jason and Derek Barrows, Brent, Paul and Todd Lakia, Joshua and Ryan Barrows, Renee Mooradian and Lisa Zimmerman; and 17 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife of 56 years, Elouise, who died in 2009.
The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 10, 2016, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. His family will receive friends beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday. Interment will take place in Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, MI. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.