Obituary of Sie "Harold" McVey
Sie “Harold” McVey, 84, from Marion, is now in the presence of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Harold received his reward at 8:46 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2019, while at Colonial Oaks Health Care Center in Marion. He was born in Heidrick, KY, on February 18, 1935, to the late Chris and Elsie (Callebs) McVey.
Harold graduated from Barbourville High School and enlisted in the U.S. Navy. He served his country during the Korean War era and achieved the grade GM3. Following his military service, he was a Quality Inspector at General Motors. He retired in May of 1995.
On June 23, 1960, Harold married his loving bride, Jewel Mays, with whom he had a daughter, Susan, and a son, John. He always had a special interest in sports and, when he was younger, coached Moorehead Electric Little League team and Babe Ruth League baseball. He enjoyed fishing and followed the Marion Giants and Chicago Bears. He will be remembered for how much he loved his family, especially his grandchildren, and his great love for the Lord. Harold was a member of and a deacon at Grace Community Church.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Jewel, Marion; daughter, Susan (Robin) Young, Marion; son, John (Monita) McVey, Greenwood; grandchildren: Savanna (Travis) Chandler, Corbin, KY; Adrienne (Andrew) Coulter, Marion; Bethany (Josh) Cade, Marion; and Megan (Blake) Neuhauser, Marion; great-grandchildren, Andrew Diskey and Clara Neuhauser; sister, Evelyn Burgess; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, John McVey, and a sister, Linda Mills.
The family will receive visitors from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Ave., Marion, IN.
Immediately following the time of visitation, Harold’s funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. with Rev. Dr. Tom Mansbarger officiating. Burial will take place in Marion National Cemetery.
The family would like to thank the staff at Colonial Oaks for their loving care and compassion.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Parkinson’s Awareness Association of Central IN, Inc., 4755 Kingsway Dr., Ste. 333, Indianapolis, IN 46205-1560.
Online condolences may be made at www.nswcares.com.
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