Harvey, Madeleine M., Saginaw Township, Michigan


Passed away Thursday, July 30, 2015 at the Toni and Trish House in Auburn, Michigan following a brief illness. Daughter of the late Cyrus and Maybelle Harvey, Madeleine was born July 16, 1926 in Saginaw, Michigan. Madeleine graduated from St. Peter and Paul High School as salutatorian. She started out her working career at Malleable Iron in Administration and from there worked many places in the U.S. including Hawaii. Madeleine returned to Saginaw when her father died and remained in Saginaw working as an accountant, retiring just two years ago. She was an accomplished miniature maker, loved to hook rugs many of which were displayed in her home. She loved traveling, especially to casinos and Las Vegas and did so many times. Surviving are her sister-in-law, Dee Harvey, Freeland; nephew, Mike and Sharon Harvey, Frankenmuth; nieces, Sue Harvey, AuGres; Julie and Rick Kaufman, Merrill; and many great-nieces, great- nephews and a great-great nephew, Gaven Hoelbl. She was preceded in death by two brothers, John Harvey who passed away in WWII and her brother, Jim Harvey and her niece, Kathi Harvey Platko. The family would like to thank HealthSource Staff, the staff at 6thfloor, Covenant- Harrison, Covenant Hospice and especially Toni and Trish House volunteers for the care they extended to her, and also her casino buddies Jeannie, Bev and Charlie, and Dee’s sister, Gwen Ahlrich for all the help these past years. Honoring Madeleine’s wishes cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will take place on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 1 p.m. at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road. Rev. Fr. Richard Jozwiak will officiate. Friends may visit at the funeral home where the family will be present on Thursday from 11 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Toni and Trish House or charity of your choice. www.snowfuneralhome.net