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Lloyd Garvey

L. Kent Garvey

January 1, 1933 January 16, 2020

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Obituary for L. Kent Garvey

L. Kent Garvey, 87

EAST LIVERPOOL – L. Kent Garvey, of East Liverpool, passed away Thursday, January 16, 2020 at his home. He was 87.

Born in East Liverpool, January 1, 1933, he was a son of the late Albert Michael Garvey and Wilma B. Oliver Garvey. A lifetime area resident, for 22 years he worked with the Columbiana County Sheriff’s Department until his retirement in 1984. Previously he worked at the East Liverpool Police Department and had also worked as a Wells Fargo Guard as well as Penn Power as a senior investigator. At one time, Kent operated a courier service for the former 1st National Community Bank. He was a member of the Highway Tabernacle in Youngstown.

He is survived by his wife, Marjorie “Margie” Garvey, at home. The couple married October 8, 1951. A daughter survives as well, Candice Weir and her husband, John, of Punta Gorda, Florida. There are six grandchildren: Angela Galloway and her husband, Adam, Gretchen Simpson and her husband, Michael, Jason Garvey and his wife, Amanda, James “Jamie” Weir and his wife, Brittany, Carrie King and her husband, Patrick, and James “Jimmy” Garvey and his wife, Kim; six great-grandchildren: Morgan, Karah, Emily, Patrick, Parker and Stella. A daughter-in-law survives as well, Charlotte Garvey.

In addition to his parents, Kent was preceded in death by a son, Collin Garvey, as well as two brothers, Albert Garvey and Dwight Garvey.

Pastor Dirk Hall of the Living Well Church will conduct a funeral service at 4:00 p.m. Monday at the Dawson Funeral Home. Friends may visit two hours prior to the service. Burial will be at Columbiana County Memorial Park.

Following the service, friends and family will gather at the Dawson Family Center for fellowship.

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  • Visitation

    Monday, January 20th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Monday, January 20th, 2020
    2:00pm - 4:00pm
    2 hours prior to the service
  • Service

    Monday, January 20th, 2020 | 4:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Monday, January 20th, 2020
    4:00pm
    Officiant
    Pastor Dirk Hall
  • Interment

    Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 | 9:00am
    Columbiana County Memorial Park
    16078 Irish Ridge Road
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
    9:00am
  • Reception

    Monday, January 20th, 2020 |
    Dawson Family Center
    220 West Fifth Street
    EAST LIVERPOOL, OH
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    Monday, January 20th, 2020
    immediately following the service

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Ashley Pike

I send my condolences to the family and loved ones of Kent Garvey. I knew him when he was a Deputy Sheriff and I was a young lawyer and judge in the former county court at East Palestine. He was real gentleman and kind to all who came in contact with him.
Comment | Posted at 08:41pm via Condolence

Terri Taylor

Margie, I am sorry to hear of Kent's passing. You may not remember me but I am your Aunt Gladys' grand-daughter. My mom was Patricia Murphy. You and the family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Comment | Posted at 12:57pm via Condolence
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Debbie and Manny Garabato

Dear Margie and Candy, May God help you through this difficult, sad time in your life. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
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Debbie and Manny Garabato purchased flowers and planted a memorial tree for the family of L. Kent Garvey.
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Heartfelt Sympathies Store

We will miss Uncle Kent; he touched so many of our lives. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Our love and hugs,
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Beverly, Neal, and Heather

Dear Margie and Family, You are in our prayers and we send our deepest sympathy and love.
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Beverly, Neal, and Heather purchased the Dreams from the Heart Bouquet and planted a memorial tree for the family of L. Kent Garvey.
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