Nov 082013

Harvey Gibbons Wilhelm, 97, of Snowflake passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, while surrounded by his loved ones. A public visitation with family will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9, with services to follow at 10 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Temple View Chapel in Snowflake. Interment will take place later that day at the St. Johns Cemetery.
He was born in St. Johns on March 16, 1916, to Z. George Wilhelm and Nancy Naomi.
Harvey did Ham Radio and was under the call sign W7UKK. He enjoyed pursuing knowledge in science and electronics, and owned Harvey’s TV shop in Snowflake for many years. He also had a love for music of all types. Harvey enjoyed sharing a good story and laugh with friends. He was always patient and kind, always having a bright outlook in life. He loved the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Harvey was a veteran who served as a Railway Battalion in World War II.
On Oct. 5, 1948, he married the love of his life for 65 years, Elva Virginia Wilhelm, in Salt Lake City, Utah, by whom he is survived. He is also survived by his sons, Marion R. Wilhelm (Doris) of Arizona and Carroll S. Wilhelm (Christine) of Arizona; his daughters, Betty Jean Johnson (Mike) of Oregon and Mary Theresa Tillitson (Charles) of New Mexico.
Harvey is preceded in death by his daughters Lydia M. Wardell and Mary “Nonie” Johnson.
Silver Creek Mortuary of Taylor was in charge of the arrangements.wilhelm, harvey