Charlotte Harvey

Charlotte Harvey

CHARLESTON – Charlotte Mae (Duzan) Harvey, 90, of Charleston passed away on Sunday (Feb. 24, 2013) at Charleston Rehab & Health Care Center.

She was born on May 7, 1922, to Arley E. and Mabel Mae (Minor) Duzan in Oakland. On Sept. 13, 1947, she married Ivan Richard Harvey in Decatur. He preceded her in death in 2006.

Charlotte is survived by four daughters, Linda (Dale) Lutz of St. Paul, Minn., Diane (Steve) Beaty of Hindsboro, Gayle Sue Harvey of Charleston and Jacky (John) Madden of Atwood; one son, Gary (Marcella) Harvey of Oakland; four brothers, Charles (Barbara) Duzan of Oakland, Jerry (Marie) Duzan of Oakland, Ron (Patty) Duzan of Urbana and Rex (Janet) Duzan of Villa Grove; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, one brother and one sister.

She was a lifelong resident of Coles County and a member of the Hindsboro United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women and Oakland VFW Post 3637 Auxiliary.

She was a leader for Girl Scouts and Brownies, 4-H, Sunday school and Vacation Bible School.

She enjoyed reading, cooking, sewing, gardening, watching and feeding the wildlife and dearly loved her grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at Krabel Funeral Home in Oakland.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, March 1, at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery.

For those who wish, memorials may be made to the Hindsboro Civic Center or Hindsboro United Methodist Church.

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