Harvey L. Brady
Harvey L. Brady
  • December 30, 1920 - January 9, 2018
  • Gilbert, Arizona

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Harvey L. Brady, 97, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 9, 2018. He was born in Timmins, Ontario, Canada, December 30, 1920 to George and Irene Brady. Harvey served in the Royal Canadian Air Force as a flight instructor in Kirkland Lake, Ontario during World War II. He married Stella Orlando on May 9, 1941 and were married for 64 years until her death in 2005. He moved his family to Detroit, Michigan in 1948 and then to Phoenix in 1960. Harvey is predeceased by his wife Stella and grandson Daniel Brady Shilliday. He is survived by his three children; daughters Beverly Shilliday (Don), Carol Steinhoff (Neil) and son Harvey (Linda), 9 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. The family was together to celebrate his 97th birthday on December 30, 2017.

Harvey worked in the automotive industry for many years. He enjoyed making model cars, working on puzzles and their annual summers in Munds Park, Az. He was a warm, loving, caring person with a great sense of humor who was always willing to help everyone. He was a wonderful husband, awesome Dad, amazing Granddad and incredible Great Granddad. He will be missed.

Services have been arranged by Phoenix Memorial Park and will be private.