This obituary was submitted by Dan Houser
Harvey, Virgil Lionel
Died February 2, 1947, Urbana, Illinois.
Virgil Lionel Harvey, son of Corda and Josiah Harvey, was born September 7, 1893 near Alton, and died February 2, 1943, at his home in Urbana, Ill.
He was the second commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post No. 630 Urbana. He was an agent for the State Mutual Life Assurance Company for 25 years. In 1920, he married Golda P. Bosley, of Champaign.
He is survived by his wife, his mother, of Milltown; three sister, Mrs Ressie Harvey, of Lovington; Mrs Eleanor Rogers, of Monticello, Ill.; Mrs Belle Pardo, of New Albany; two brothers, Harry Harvey, of Milltown, and Kedric Harvey, of Michigan City.
Funeral services were held February 5. The Rev Charles L. Bromley officiated and burial was in Woodlawn cemetery.