McDONALD -- Harvey A. Black, 85, died Monday (Aug. 18, 2003) at his home in rural McDonald.
He was born April 11, 1918, to Earl and Elizabeth (Breford) Black in Alva, Okla.
He served in the 41st Division of the Army from Oct. 1941-Nov. 1945.
On Jan. 30, 1948, he married Frieda S. Antholz in Denver, Colo. Since 1950, the couple lived on a farm 2 1/2 miles north of McDonald. He was a farmer and a custom harvester.
He was a member of the St. John Lutheran Church in Bird City, Chester Phipps American Legion No. 229 of McDonald and BPOE No. 1528 of Goodland, Kan.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Ernest Black; and two sisters, Mary Decker and Mildred Morland.
Survivors include his wife, Frieda of McDonald; one son, Gregory Allen Black and wife, Jillene McMinn Black of Windsor, Colo.; one daughter, Noell Alane Hubbard and husband, Greg of Smith Center, Kan.; and six grandchildren.
Services are Thursday, 10:30 a.m., at St. John Lutheran Church in Bird City with the Revs. Ron Roberts and Clayton Nietfield officiating. Interment will be at Grace Cemetery in McDonald.
Visitation is today and Wednesday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., at Brantley Funeral Home of Atwood.
Memorials may be given in his name to St. John Lutheran Church or the charity of the donor's choice.
Brantley Funeral Home of Atwood is in charge of the arrangements.