Benjamin H Harvey

Benjamin H Harvey

Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyoming, USA
Death 12 May 1971 (aged 81)
Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyoming, USA
Burial Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyoming, USA
Plot ODONNE_166_1_2
Memorial ID 76588399 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Rock Springs Daily Rocket-Miner, May 22, 1971

Funeral services for Ben H. Harvey, 81, of 169 K St., Rock Springs, were conducted Monday at 2 p.m. at the Vase Funeral Home, the Rev. Nick Natelli of the First Congregational Church officiating.

Military honors were accorded by American Legion, Archie Hay Post No. 24 and the Wyoming National Guard.

Entombment was in the family mausoleum in the Mountain View section of the Rock Springs Municipal Cemetery.

Pallbearers were John Fornengo, Boyd Lewis, Henry Likwartz, James Stark, Millard Shoopman and John Williams.

Mr. Harvey died Wednesday, May 12, at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County, where he had been a patient since April 11.

Born Dec. 18, 1889 in Rock Springs, he was the son of the late M.E. and Sarah J. Lewis Harvey, pioneer residents of the city.

He was graduated from Rock Springs High School and the University of Wyoming. He was a retired master mechanic and electrician for the Union Pacific Coal Co. and the Lionkol Coal Company.

A veteran of World War I, he had served with the U.S. Army. He was a member of the First Congregational Church.

Surviving are one sister, Sara Harvey, and one brother, William J. Harvey, both of Rock Springs; and a nephews, Dr. Thomas E. Utley, Tampa, Fla.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Mrs. Margaret E. Wetzel and Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Utley.

Family Members


In their memory
Plant Memorial Trees

Sponsored by Ancestry


  • Maintained by: Angela Cable
  • Originally Created by: rocksprings
  • Added: 16 Sep 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 76588399
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin H Harvey (18 Dec 1889–12 May 1971), Find a Grave Memorial no. 76588399, citing Rock Springs Cemetery, Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyoming, USA ; Maintained by Angela Cable (contributor 47277708) .