Harriet Love Chaney

October 9, 1939 - May 27, 2022

Harriet Love Chaney, 82, a resident of Cape Coral, FL for the past eight months, formerly of Kitty Hawk, NC, passed away Friday, May 27, 2022 in Cape Coral. She was born October 9, 1939 in Takoma Park, MD to Earl and Mary Love, now deceased.

Harriet graduated from the university of Maryland in 1961. She was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority there and was a majorette for the university band. With her husband, Colonel Larry Chaney, she lived in many places over the world and enjoyed being involved with different cultures. Harriet was an avid bridge player and a prolific reader.

She is survived by her daughter in law, Susan Chaney of Cape Coral; brother, Earl Love (Cheryl) of Frederick, MD; nephews, Brett Chaney of Frederick, MD, Steve Chaney of Hagerstown, MD, Jeff Chaney of Greencastle, PA; as well as a niece, Cindy Norton of Woodbury, NJ.

Harriet was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Lt. Col. Larry Omar Chaney (2012); as well as two sons, Bruce Chaney and Andrew Chaney.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


  1. Martha Minehan Jun 4, 2022 at 1:23 pm

    Rest in peace, Harriet. It was a pleasure knowing you and playing Bridge with you on the Outer Banks.

  2. Pam Perry Jun 9, 2022 at 7:20 am

    I will miss you forever. I was Harriet’s house keeper for over 20 years Our relationship was that of a mother and daughter. She was smart,witty and funny. I will always love you 💔

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