He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Leo Withey, Sr. and a brother, Ron Greenfield.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Norma Jean Withey; son, Patrick Withey of Owensboro; two daughters, Veronica Withey of Bowling Green and Faith Owens (Will) of Louisville; his mother, Rose Schmall of Illinois; his parents, Cecil and Pearl Geerts of Fulton, Illinois; siblings, Jeff Withey, Dan Schmall, Mike Schmall, Barb Withey, Cyndee Olsson, Dorothy Newsom, Lola Kirby, Karen Wiebenga, Debbie Ludvigsen, and Becky McDonald; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be at 1 p.m. on Monday in the chapel at James H. Davis Funeral Home. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Private burial will be at Rosehill Cemetery at a later date with military honors.