A Memorial Visitation for Thomas W. Harvey Sr. will be held Friday, October 19, 2018, from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Ahlgrim Family Funeral Services, 201 N. Northwest Highway, Palatine. The Funeral Mass will be said, 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 20, 2018 at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 455 N. Benton Street, Palatine, IL, 60067. A private family Interment will follow at St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine.
Thomas W. Harvey Sr. passed away September 27th, 2018 in Arlington Heights, Illinois. Thomas was born in Escanaba, Michigan, in 1917.
He was a veteran of World War II and he was an active 3rd degree member of the Knights of Columbus as well as their oldest member at age 101. Thomas worked his entire career for the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad, retiring as AVP Car Management.
Thomas was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Ione Harvey. Thomas is survived by his children Thomas (Debra) Harvey Jr., Robert (Denise) Harvey, his grandchildren, great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Please omit flowers. Donations in his memory may be made to Little Sisters of the Poor, C/O St. Joseph Home for the Elderly, 80 W. Northwest, Palatine, IL, 60067, (littlesistersofthepoorpalatine.weshareonline.org), or St. Theresa Catholic Church, 455 N. Benton Street, Palatine, IL 60067. (sttheresachurch.org/portfolio/donate-now)