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Harvey W. Carter Feb. 15, 1916 - Dec. 22, 2008

WILLMAR -- Harvey W. Carter, 92, of New London died Monday at Willmar Commons in Willmar.

The service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Harvey Anderson Funeral Home in Willmar. Burial will be Cloverleaf Cemetery, Willmar.

Visitation is one hour before the service at the funeral home.

He was born Feb. 15, 1916, in Carpenter, S.D., to Ralph and Agnes (Madsen) Carter. The family lived in Carpenter, Gibbon and Hutchinson.

He married Mabel (Maisy) Magnuson on Jan. 10, 1945. They lived in Willmar until 1976 when they moved to New London. He worked for the Great Northern and Burlington Northern Railroads his entire life, retiring in 1976.

He is survived by his children: Carmen (and Gerald) Koester of Kerkhoven, Steve (and Renae) Carter of Kandiyohi and Greg Carter of New London; four grandchildren; and two sisters: Blanche Motley, and Evelyn (and Russell) Laraway, all of Hutchinson.

He was preceded in death by his wife and three brothers.