Delbert L. “Delbo” Harvey, 76, of St. Joseph, MO, passed away Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 at a local hospital.
Delbert was born September 3rd, 1937 in St. Joseph to Lyle and Josephine Harvey. He graduated from Christian Brothers High School and attended St. Joseph Junior College. On August 11th, 1962 he married Patricia Jean Voltz in St. Joseph. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus and St. Joseph Bowling Hall of Fame.
Mr. Harvey retired as the President and Owner of Midland Bottling Company and Harvey Enterprises. As a passionate football fan he was a longtime season ticket holder to the Kansas City Chiefs. He was very involved in the community services and activities.
“Delbo” enjoyed being surrounded by his family and friends in the community, from the lake and the casino.
Delbert is survived by his wife Patty of the home; a daughter and son-in-law, Jodie and Greg Manahan of Platte City, MO; a brother, Mike Harvey of Seal Beach, CA; a sister, Patty Culver of Easton, MO and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents; a Sister-In-Law, Dorothy Wertin; Brother-In-Law, Leo Harnett and a nephew Brian Voltz.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am Friday, May 2nd, 2014 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Inurnment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to the St. Mary’s Food Pantry.