Roger Harvey, beloved husband of Irene Harvey (nee McNeilly) of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, December 2, 2008 at the age of 80 years.
Roger was the youngest of four children of Clela and David Harvey. He grew up in Fosston, SK and moved to Calgary in 1957. Roger worked as a custodian for the Calgary Board of Education for twenty-nine years. Following his retirement in 1989, Roger enjoyed camping throughout Alberta, walking his dogs and puttering in his shop. He also enjoyed visiting with his nephews, Todd Allen and Tom Reay. Roger will be sadly missed by those who knew and loved him.
Besides his loving wife of fifty-three years, Roger is survived by two sons, Lorne Harvey and Larry Harvey; daughter Lynda Loades; two granddaughters, Laura Harvey and Catherine Loades; as well as a sister Norma Maidens of London, ON. Roger was predeceased by his brother Bud Harvey and sister Frances Allen.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Sunday, December 7, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family wishes to thank the staff at the Peter Lougheed Hospital and City of Calgary Emergency Services for their compassion.
In living memory of Roger Harvey, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences