A family graveside service for Delbert Ivan Harth will be held Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009, at the Deerfield Cemetery, in Deerfield, Mo.
Delbert, a 30-plus year resident of Dolores and Cortez, Colo., was born on Aug. 19, 1932, in Inez, N.M., the son of John and Annetta Aldine (Shepard) Harth. He passed away Monday, Nov. 9, 2009, at the age of 87.
Debert married Opal Livingston, on June 23, 1943, in Portales, N.M. His lifelong passions were his family and farming.
Surviving Delbert are: his daughter, Marie Wiley, and husband Dale, of Fort Scott; his sons, Wayne Harth and wife Elaine, of Richards, and Troy Lee Harth, of Deerfield, Mo.; his 11 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and two sisters-in-law, Abby Harth, of Nevada, and Irene Harth, of Portales, N.M. Delbert was preceded in death by his parents, John and Annetta Harth; his wife Opal; his daughter, Wenona Wagner; his son, Dean Harth; his granddaughter, Lisa (Harth) Thurman; and his brothers, Ellsworth and Ammon Harth. He was the last of his family.
Arrangements are under the diretion of Four Corners Funeral Chapel, Cortez, Colo.