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Philip Robert Harvey

Philip Robert Harvey
Philip Robert Harvey
- February 23, 2018

Philip Robert Harvey, 62, passed away February 21, 2018 at his home in Rapid City.

Phil was born December 28, 1955 in Deadwood, SD to Edwin “Buzz” and Marla (Hines) Harvey. 

He was an adventurous young man who liked rodeos and semi-trucks. He met and married the love of his life, Barbara (Smith) Harvey on June 2, 1979. Phil and Barb were blessed to have Donny Weston as their son, and Phil took great pride and joy raising him.

Phil volunteered for the United States Army and served during Vietnam War. After he came home, he worked as a welder for High Steel Construction before becoming a contractor in Rapid City. He was the owner of Phil Harvey Construction. His knowledge and skills were immeasurable and many friends called him for assistance with building codes and to help them solve issues in construction. He loved riding his four wheeler with his wife, Barbara, in the Black Hills exploring the trails and enjoying nature.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Harvey, Rapid City; son, Donny Weston, Rapid City; daughter in law, Carol Weston, Rapid City; granddaughter, Kami Maki, Seattle, WA; grandson, Wyatt Maki, Salt Lake City, UT; granddaughter, Bailey Weston, Rapid City; great-grandson, Kyro Irie Chapman, Rapid City; mother, Marla Harvey of Racine, WI; brother, Ed Harvey, Rapid City; sister, Jan Lambert of Racine, WI; and several nieces and nephews.

Phil has left a legacy of kindness, laughter and many wonderful memories with family and friends. He will always be remembered with a unique sense of humor and a smile for everyone. Phil was a man who helped anyone whenever he could. He was kind, generous and a genuine gentleman.

A Celebration of Life is being planned for July 2018.

Friends and family may sign his online guestbook and leave written condolences for the family at blackhillsfuneralhome.com.

Phone number: 605-347-4455
E-mail: info@kbhbradio.com
Address: 1612 Junction Avenue, Suite #1
Sturgis, SD 57785