Jack V. Harvey, beloved husband of 51 years to the late Fredrica P. Harvey and devoted father of Catherine Harvey McDonald of Hussars Camp Place in Ridgefield, John P. Harvey of Dover, DE, and Fredrica A. Harvey of Boston, MA, died on Saturday April 26, at the age of 92. He was a resident of Ridgefield, CT, since 2011, formerly a longtime resident of Alexandria, VA. Mr. Harvey arranged the sales of hundreds of radio and television stations, cable systems, and newspapers during a 40-year career as a media broker in Washington, DC.
A native of Quincy, IL, Mr. Harvey attended Quincy public schools and Quincy College. He was a 1943 graduate of the University of Illinois. During World War II he served as a naval reserve officer with duty in India, China, and Burma, for which he was awarded the Navy Commendation Medal by Navy Secretary James Forrestal.