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Gladys M. (McGuire) Harvey

July 23, 1940 ~ July 3, 2020 (age 79)

Obituary

Gladys M. Harvey, 79, of Ford City, died Friday, July 3, 2020 at her residence.

She was born July 23, 1940 in Ford City, daughter of Fred A. and Edna (Blackson) McGuire. .

Gladys graduated from Ford City High School in 1958. She was a veteran of the US Army and worked at the Pentagon as a clerk typist for the Judge Advocate General.  She delivered mail to the famous actor Jimmy Stewart at the Pentagon. She had the top security  clearance of the time.  She retired from the Armstrong County Health Center, Kittanning as a CNA.

She enjoyed spending time with her family and her beloved dogs Maks and Molly, she was a animal lover. She enjoyed crocheting, sewing and reading.

Surviving are two daughters, Phoebe (Ralph) Hulings of Sebastion, FL. and Heather Harvey of Ford City, sister, Catherine Champ of MD, brother, Harold (Rebecca) Simpson of Worthington, sister Cleora Simpson of Ford City, two Step brothers, two step sisters and multiple nieces and nephews.

Gladys was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Harold E. Harvey, sister, Doris Bucko, sister, Florence E. Hardy, and brother, Fred T. (Barbara) McGuire.

Friends will be welcomed at the at the Welch Funeral Home, 1032 Fourth Avenue,Ford City, on Wednesday, July 8, 2020. from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm where services will be held on Thursday at 11 am
with Rev. Marty Neal,  officiating.  Interment will follow in the Ford City Cemetery, Manor Twp.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Gladys M. (McGuire) Harvey, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Wednesday
July 8, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Welch Funeral Home
1032 4th Ave
Ford City, PA 16226

Visitation
Wednesday
July 8, 2020

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Welch Funeral Home
1032 4th Ave
Ford City, PA 16226

Funeral Service
Thursday
July 9, 2020

11:00 AM
Welch Funeral Home
1032 4th Ave
Ford City, PA 16226

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