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Newman Harvey's other obituary

Updated: Jan 30, 2022

This is another obituary that was published, announcing the death of Newman Harvey. It offers a little more personal information about Newman's life, transcribed as follows:

Newman A. Harvey, 87, of 301 Elmwood Ave., and a long time area resident died Sunday morning (Sept. 29) at his home after a short illness.

Mr. Harvey was born Aug. 25th, 1876 at Harford Mills, N.Y., the son of Clark and Betsey Brown Harvey.

Mr. Harvey was also employed by the Smith-Corona Co. in Groton for about 10 years.

Mr. Harvey and his wife, the former Gertie Shirley, were the founders of the Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church in Groton, which Mrs. Harvey and their daughter Mrs. Bessie Conklin for many years served as ministers.

He is survived by 3 daughters, Mrs. Bessie Conklin of Freeville, and Mrs. William (Mary) Gaul of Freeville, and Mrs. Henry (Ruth) Hennip of Groton; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Harvey was employed the greater part of his life as an engineer with Milk Products and with other manufacturing companies of the area.

Funeral services were held on Wed. at 2 p.m. at the Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church, the Rev. A.G. Harris, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in Willow Glen Cemetery, Dryden.

- Groton Journal, Thurs., Oct. 3, 1963.


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