Harvey VanLaningham, 85, passed away on Jan. 24, 2018 at his home in Lincoln, Ark.
Harvey was born on Sept. 2, 1932 in Holmesville. He married Kay (Walker) VanLaningham on Dec. 6, 1968 in Fairbury. He served in the Korean War and was a member of the Eagles Club.
Survivors include his wife, Kay of Lincoln, Ark.; three children, Debra Shotsman of Lincoln, Neb., Rod VanLaningham and wife, Sherri, of Beatrice and Sue Ivy of Beatrice; eight grandchildren, Kimberly Payne and husband, Bryant, of Lincoln, Neb., Jessica Berry of Lincoln, Neb., Jared VanLaningham and wife, Amanda, of Hickman, Kylee Eickmeier of Beatrice, Alyssa VanLaningham of Beatrice, Shannon Schidler and husband, Sean, of Beatrice, Rhory Ivy of Kansas and Chelsea Retchless of Beatrice; thirteen great-grandchildren; three sisters, Melvadine Arntt of Beatrice, Donna Huls and husband, Larry, of Beatrice and Linda Siems and husband. Wayne. of Peculiar, Mo.; two brothers, Lloyd VanLaningham and wife, Carolina, of Beatrice and Ronald VanLaningham and wife, Nancy, of Florence, Mont.; as well as one sister-in-law, Eileen VanLaningham of Clatonia.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Art and Ada (Whitehead) VanLaningham; his step-son, Scott Hanke; three brothers, Leonard VanLaningham and wife, Dorothy, Harold VanLaningham and wife, Betty, and Fred VanLaningham; and one brother-in-law, Harold Arntt.
There are no memorial services scheduled at this time. Condolences may be mailed to Kay VanLaningham at 807 Sunnyvale Place, Lincoln, AR 72744-9084.