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Harvey B. Weeks, Jr., retired Noxell Corp. purchasing agent

Harvey B. Weeks, Jr., retired Noxell Corp. purchasing agent

Harvey B. Weeks, Jr., a retired Noxell Corp. purchasing agent who also worked for McCormick & Co. and was a diehard Baltimore Colts fan, died Sunday at his Glen Arm home from gall bladder cancer. He was 91.

The son of Harvey B. Weeks Sr., an insurance agent, and Rita Matteson Weeks, a homemaker, Harvey Buck Weeks Jr. was born in West Graham, Va., and raised in Hinton, W.Va.

He graduated from high school and was 16 when he enlisted in the Army Air Corps, family members said. He held the rank of private and served from 1943 to 1946 as a clerk typist. After World War II, he served five years in the Navy Reserve.

Mr. Weeks obtained a...

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