Obituary of Harvey T. Saylor Jr.
Harvey T. Saylor Jr., 81, of Pottstown, PA, passed away on April 22, 2021, at Phoenixville Hospital. He was the husband of Marion A. (Griesemer) Saylor, with whom he shared 60 years of marriage.
Born in Pottstown, PA, on July 30, 1939, Harvey was the son of the late Harvey T. Saylor Sr., and Dorothy (Drumheller) Saylor.
Harvey worked for Pottstown Plating Works for 10 years and Mrs. Smith’s Pies for 26 years, retiring in 2006. After his time at Mrs. Smith’s Pies, Harvey began working as a custodian for Saint Pius X, for 7 years.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Saylor is lovingly remembered by his children, Scott (& Vanessa) Saylor, Thomas (& Sharon) Saylor, and Sharon Saylor; his grandchildren, Kelly (& Kalyna) Saylor and Sydney (& Zachary) Webb; his great-grandchildren, Zachary, Alyza, Avalys, and Jack; and his siblings, Charles Saylor, Kathryn Braunsberg, and Joyce (& James) Leister.
In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his siblings, Edward Saylor, Carl Saylor, Kenneth Saylor, and Doris Jane Griesemer.
A viewing will take place on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will follow at 11:00 a.m. Please note, masks and social distancing will be required at the viewing and service.
A webcast of Mr. Saylor’s services will also be available beginning at 11:00 a.m. Please visit: https://houckgofusfuneralhome.com/tribute/details/1499/Harvey-Saylor-Jr/obituary.html#tribute-start and click on the “webcast” tab to view the webcast. If you have any questions, please call 610-323-8220.
Interment will take place after the service at Highland Memorial Park, 701 Farmington Ave., Pottstown, PA 19464.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com.