Harvey, William McKinley ("Bill") of Naples, FL and Falmouth, MA, passed away on August 31, 2015. Beloved husband of Gloria (Paolini) Harvey for 68 years, they raised their family in Waltham and in Falmouth, MA, and traveled the world together. Brother of Nancy Hunt of Sarasota, FL; father of Joyce French of Yorktown, Virginia; William Harvey and his wife Jeanne of Naples, FL; Paul and his wife Olivia Harvey of Naples, FL and Falmouth, MA; and Patricia and her husband Michael Cummings of Waltham and Falmouth, MA. Loving grandfather of seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Born on March 8, 1928, Bill was a graduate of Norwich University, the University of Minnesota and Suffolk University. Bill retired from Raytheon after forty years of service as the Purchasing Manager. He also served as a Sergeant in World War II.
Bill was a longtime member of Glen Eagle Country Club in Naples, FL, Woods Hole Golf Club in Falmouth, MA and Pocasset Golf Club in Pocasset, MA where he enjoyed golf, going to the pool and playing bridge. An avid reader, he frequented the public library wherever he was, and enjoyed boat riding on the ocean and spending time at the beach.
There will be a private burial for immediate family on Monday, September 7, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. at Bourne National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in William's memory to the Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod c/o Cape Cod Healthcare Foundation, Post Office Box 370, Hyannis, MA 02601 or by visiting www.capecodhealth.org.