Nancy-Page (Perkins) Harvey

photoDennis, MA - Nancy-Page Harvey, 74, of Dennis passed away peacefully on Friday, January 18th, 2013 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Boston, MA on June 20th 1938, the daughter of David C. and Joan (Sullivan) Perkins. Nancy graduated from Belmont High School in 1955 and Hobart William Smith College with a major in Cultural Anthropology in 1960.

Nancy-Page enjoyed working briefly in the Fashion Industry prior to meeting her husband, Robert B. Harvey, also of Belmont. MA.

Nancy-Page and Robert enjoyed a vibrant, and joy filled life in Northampton, MA and the surrounding hill towns. Nancy-Page was very generous with her volunteer time over the years and was active in Beta Sigma Phi, Cooley Dickenson Hospital Auxiliary, she was a Girl Scout leader and on the Cape, Nancy-Page enjoyed her active involvement in the D.A.R. and the Village Garden Club of Dennis.

Robert and Nancy-Page raised their family in Williamsburg and Easthampton, MA and enjoyed many laughter filled days at their summer camp on Highland Lake in Goshen, MA. Nancy was an avid animal lover and managed a sizable herd of German Shepherds with a few Irish Wolfhounds, pet raccoons, skunks and squirrels thrown in for good measure. Nancy and Bob began their retirement in Brewster and for the past sixteen years they have enjoyed their lovely home in Dennis, MA. Nancy-Page was an accomplished cook and loved entertaining. She was blessed with artful hands and a quick wit and extended herself with generosity to all of those that she loved.

Surviving is her husband, Robert B. Harvey; two sons; Todd B. Harvey of Pembroke, MA and Kurt H. Harvey, of Parker, CO a daughter, Mrs. Wendyll Caisse of Freeport, ME, 2 daughter-in-laws; Miriam Konz and Darci Dyer Harvey and one son-in-law; Alex Caisse and six grandchildren; a brother, Dr. David G. Perkins of Sedona, AZ and a beloved cousin, Andrea McGrath of Dennis, MA.

A Memorial Service will be held at the Doane, Beal & Ames Funeral Home, 729 Rt. 134, South Dennis, MA on Saturday, January 26th at 11:00 AM. Interment will be in Dennis at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to VNA Hospice Care of Cape Cod, 434 Route 134, South Dennis, MA 02660.