Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on June 16, 2014 at 92 years of age. Reunited with his loving wife Anne (2005). Beloved father of Blair Parkhurst, Jill (Mike) O’Hearn and Tim (Tanya) Parkhurst. Loving Gramps of Sean, Rory, Tim and Ryan. He will be sadly missed by his special friend Flo Dalton, many nieces, nephews and other dear friends. Harvey graduated at age 19 from the University of Manitoba with a B.Sc. majoring in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics yet he still managed to play on 5 hockey teams. During WWII he was an R.C.A.F. meteorologist, forecasting weather and training pilots in Estevan, Saskatchewan and Gimli, Manitoba. He spent the rest of his career with Alcan in Arvida, Quebec and Kingston, Ontario as a research and computer scientist. Harvey was a humble, tolerant and kind man, as well as a talented athlete. He participated in a wide variety of sports and intellectual pursuits. Special thank you to Dr. Chevalier, CCAC, the staff at St. Elizabeth, Kensington Court and Huron Lodge as well as the nurses and doctors at Met Campus. If you so desire, donations to the John McGivney Children’s Centre or your charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Cremation services were held and a private family service will take place. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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