Longtime Juneau resident Harold A. Nevers died at his summer home in Eagle on Aug. 26, 2002.
Born in East Millinocket, Maine, Nevers moved to Juneau in 1963. He served in the U.S. Navy, and was a ship's officer on the Alaska Marine Highway until he retired in 1987. He spent his later life mining in the Interior.
Nevers was a Freemason who enjoyed hunting, being with people and the outdoors, his family said. He attended Valley Chapel in Juneau.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold John Nevers and Pauline Bridges Nevers; brother Clifton Robert Nevers; and an infant daughter and a stillborn son.
He is survived by his wife Leone Williams Nevers, Juneau; mother-in-law Lorene Williams Keen; sister-in-law Faye Williams Bryant and her husband Dale, Union City, Tenn.; nephew Damon Bryant, Union City, Tenn.; and niece Glenda Bryant Palmer and her husband John, Nolensville, Tenn.
A viewing and graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at the Alaskan Mortuary and Memorial Park. A memorial service will be held at Valley Chapel on Back Loop Road at 2 p.m. Saturday.