Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Ann Harvey, 73 year old Upton woman who passed away late Friday evening at the Johnson County Health Care Center will be celebrated Friday, June 15th at 10:00 a.m. from the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Pete Johnson and Father Phil Wagner as concelebrants. A vigil service will be held and the Rosary recited on Thursday evening at 7:00 from the Catholic Church. Visitation will be held from the Adams Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. and also following the Rosary until 9:00 on Thursday. Burial will be in Willow Grove Cemetery with graveside services to follow the Funeral Mass. Donations in Mary Ann’s memory may be made to the Upton Ambulance Service in care of the Adams Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffa Mary Ann Harvey was born on September 29, 1938 in Buffalo, Wyoming to Art and Mary Myers. She grew up and went to school in Buffalo and graduated from Johnson County High School with the class of 1956. After high school she worked as a telephone operator. She was married on July 27, 1959 in Buffalo to Homer Harvey, from St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and they made their home in Buffalo for a short time. They moved to Upton in the Fall of 1959 where Mary Ann kept books for the family welding business. She was the City Clerk for Upton for 8 years during the 1970’s and was also a bookkeeper for American Colloid for several years retiring in the mid 1980’s. After retirement Mary Ann and Homer continued living in Upton until the time of her death.
She was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Upton. She was an avid sports fan and loved going to the sporting events of her children and grandchildren. She especially loved spending time with her precious grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband Homer of Upton: two daughters, Debbie Harvey of Buffalo and Dee Ann Glodt and her husband Gary of Upton; one son Sam Harvey and his wife Trish also of Upton; five brothers, Don Kraen of Buffalo, Coog Myers of Buffalo, Doug Myers of Gillette, Willy Myers of Buffalo and Herman Myers of Buffalo; four sisters, Thelma McCracken of Belton, Texas, Johanna Gaskill of Idaho Falls, Idaho, Kathy Snyder of Ellensburg, Washington and Janie Maya of Buffalo; four grandchildren, Gregory and Matthew Glodt, Bryant Harvey and Piper Horton and four great-grandchildren, Graden, Cael, Lily and Liam Glodt. She was preceded in death by her parents and one infant brother.