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Virginia Marie (Lyons) Harvey

September 9, 1936 ~ September 15, 2019 (age 83)


Of Brighton September 15, 2019.  Beloved wife of Gerald T. Harvey.  Devoted mother of Eileen Sviokla and her husband John, Michael Harvey and his wife Mary Frances all of Chicago, IL,  Virginia Harvey and her husband Thomas Davis of Marlborough, Suzanne Donabedian and her husband Daniel of Raleigh, NC, Gerald Harvey and his wife Maura of Falmouth, Carol Marchetti and her husband Peter of Reading, Kristen Feldman and her husband Judd of Manhattan Beach, CA.   Loving grandmother of John and his wife Elizabeth, Michael and his wife Nia, Patrick, Kathleen, Kevin Sviokla, Carol Davis and her husband KJ Parent and Nicholas Davis, Jared, Brianna, Jeremy Donabedian, Patrick and James Harvey, Jack Marchetti, Colin Feldman and the late Michael Marchetti.  Great grandmother of Virginia Russell Sviokla.  Sister of Michael Lyons and his wife Lily of Newton, Richard Lyons and his wife Alice of Belleair, FL, Catherine Reardon of Westwood and the late Martha Shonter. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. 


Funeral from the Lehman Reen & McNamara Funeral Home 63 Chestnut Hill Ave. (nr. Brighton Courthouse) BRIGHTON Thursday September 19th at 9:30am.  Followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Columbkille Church 321 Market St. Brighton at 10:30am.  Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend.  Visiting Hours Wednesday September 18th from 4-7 pm.  Interment St. Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury. 


Longtime librarian at O’Neill Library Boston College. 


In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Mrs. Harvey may be made to Amego Inc c/o Development Department 33 Perry Ave. Attleboro, MA 02703.  

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September 18, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Lehman Reen McNamara Funeral Home
63 Chestnut Hill Ave
Brighton, Ma 02135

Mass of Christian Burial
September 19, 2019

10:30 AM
St. Columbkille Church
321 Market Street
Brighton, MA 02135

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