Delbert Ray Stokes, age 56, of LaHarpe, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center, Chanute.
He was born Sept. 22, 1962, in Iola, the son of Harlen B. and Revona (Odam) Stokes.
Delbert went to Tri-Valley in Chanute and Iola areas. He came to live with Edward and Barbara A. (Vest) Stokes after his father passed away in 1994.
He sure was a joy to us both and everyone around him.
Delbert was preceded in death by his parents, Harlen B. and Revona Stokes; two brothers, Harlen L. Stokes and Archie Stokes; one sister, Donna Hollingsworth.
He is survived by two brothers, Ed Stokes and wife Barbara of LaHarpe, Willis Stokes and wife Barbara of Herington; two sisters, Linda Cole of Nevada, Mo., Lois Mix and husband Doug of Strongsville, Ohio; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m, Thursday at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel, Iola, with burial to follow in LaHarpe Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 on Wednesday evening at the Venue, Iola.
Memorial contributions may be made to Tri-Valley Developmental Services of Chanute and can be left in care of the funeral home.
You may send your condolences to the family at www.feuerbornfuneral.com.