Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

September 26, 2013

Helen 'Dot' Harvey


The Daily Iowegian

---- — Helen “Dot” Harvey, 89, of Centerville, died Monday, Sept. 23, 2013 at Golden Age Care Center in Centerville.

She was born the daughter of Donald S. and Neita (Hayes) Smith on Feb. 9, 1924 near Numa. She graduated from the Centerville Community High School in 1942.

Helen worked for a time in San Diego, Calif. at an Air Craft Manufacturer and while in San Diego, she was united in marriage to Robert Lee Harvey. When Robert was serving his country in the service, Helen moved back to Centerville and worked at Johnson Law Office and later Wool Worth Department Store all in Centerville.

In death, Helen rejoins her husband, Robert Lee Harvey; and her parents.

Helen is survived by her cousins, Bill Wilson of Numa, Donna Farnsworth of Centerville, Terry Baugh of Missouri and Gary Baugh of Alabama.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 27 at the Schmidt Family Funeral Home in Centerville with the Rev. Cindy Finn officiating. Burial will follow at the Oakland Cemetery in Centerville. Visitation will be held one hour before services at the funeral home with the family present.

Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice and left or mailed to the funeral home. The Schmidt Family Funeral Home of Centerville has been entrusted with the care of the Harvey family and condolences can be sent at: schmidtfamilyfuneralhome.com.