EVART — Gordon James Harvey of Hicks Lake, near Evart, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the home of his caregiver and friends in Hartwick Township, Osceola County, Michigan. He was 93.
Mr. Harvey was born December 12, 1924 in Lansing Township, Ingham County, Michigan to James Riggs and Dorothy Elizabeth (McMillan) Harvey. He was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army and had fought in the Battle of the Bulge during WWII. Gordon worked for GM for 30 years, retiring to the Evart area in 1975. He was a member of Local 652. Gordon married Hazel M. Trimble on March 12, 1976 in Reed City and she preceded him in death April 1, 2014. He enjoyed living on the lake and fishing.
Gordon is survived by two nieces, Nancy Doell of Lansing, Sharon Joslin of Lansing; a special friend, Marlow McQuade of Phoenix, Arizona; and special friends and caregivers, the Thomas Hartsock family.
A special thanks goes out to Gordon’s excellent caregiver, Jamie Froman.
Gordon will be laid to rest next to his wife in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Lansing on Wednesday, September 12, at 1 p.m.