Harvey Hendershot


Harvey Ray Hendershot, 78, of Bedford, died at 1:15 a.m. Monday, December 19, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.

Survivors include his wife, Marlene, of Bedford; children, Shonda (Joe) Miller of Shelbyville, Kyle (Erin) Hendershot of Bedford, Brenda (Keith) Kappel of NOrth Carolina, and Steve Ruse of Bedford; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary, with Roy Hendershot officiating. Burial will follow in Burkhart Catholic Cemetery where military rites will be accorded. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary with a Moose service at 7 p.m.

The family asks that friends consider memorial contributions be made to the Sprint Car Hall of Fame or Moose Heart Charities in Illinois.