Harvey Edward Spielman
Brigadier General, United States Marine Corps
United States Marine Corps Brigadier General Harvey Edward Spielman, 84,
died Friday, January 19, 2007, in his home in Pinehurst, North Carolina.
Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday,
February 8, 2007, in Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia.
He was the general chairman of the Hall of Fame PGA Tour event in 1991, 1992 and 1993, Hall of Fame Pro-Am from 1984 to 1989, Women’s Amateur Championship in 1989, Volunteer Open Championship in 1994 and the U.S. Women’s Open Championship in 1996.
He was a past president of the Pinehurst Country
Club Board of Governors, the Tin Whistles and the Sandhills chapter of
the Retired Officers Association. He was also a member of the Southern
Pines Masonic Lodge and the York Rite Bodies.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia Spielman;
a daughter, Sharon Cottrill of Charlotte; a grandson, Mark Spielman of
Staunton, Va.; a granddaughter, Victoria Spielman of Arlington; great-grandchildren,
Caitlin Spielman and Meredith Spielman, both of Staunton; a brother, John
Spielman of Marion, Iowa; a sister, Virginia Brosseit of Janesville, Wis.;
and a daughter-in-law, Brenda Spielman of Mechanicsville, Virignia.