Harvey Michaels, 90


CRANSTON, R.I. – Harvey D. Michaels died Aug. 9 at Kent Hospital. Born in Providence, a son of the late Thomas and Martha (Saunders) Michelovitch, he had lived in Cranston and Key Largo, Florida. 

He was a real estate developer with Michaels Management Group. Harvey was a member of Temple Beth-El and its brotherhood and former member of Temple Sinai and its brotherhood. He was also a member of JWV Post 23, F.O.P. Post 7, Touro Fraternal Association, Mason’s Redwood Lodge, South Providence Hebrew Free Loan Association and former member of the Knights of Pythias.  Harvey was also an integral part of Edward Beard’s winning campaign for U.S. Congress. 

He was the dear brother of the late William M. Michaels. He was the loving uncle of Lynn Smith of Chicago, Illinois, and Richard Michaels of Newton, Massachusetts. He was the beloved longtime companion of Ann Winograd.  

Contributions in his memory may be made to the charity of your choice.