Delbert D. Rumelhart, 83, of Burbank, passed away at the Texas Health Huguley Hospital in Fort Worth, TX, on Aug. 10, 2013.
A visitation was held from 6 to 7 p.m., with a prayer service beginning at 7 p.m., on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at the Kober Funeral Home of Elk Point.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at the Kober Funeral Home with Rev. David Bambas officiating. Burial will take place immediately following the service at the Elk Point Cemetery.
Delbert was born on Aug. 31, 1929, in Artesian to Orlen and Marjorie (Nesbet) Rumelhart.
Delbert was an outdoorsman who loved to fish, hunt and spend time outside. He was known for regularly disappearing to spend the day fishing. When he wasn’t outside he loved to work with his ham radio, a passion he passed down to his kids. He was known as a practical joker who loved to talk to everyone young and old.
Delbert is survived by his children, Mike (Lea) Rumelhart of Vermillion, Randy Rumelhart of Burbank, Larry Rumelhart of Storm Lake, IA, and Rose Girard of Burbank; his grandchildren, Joe Girard, Kayce Jennson, and Ryan Rumelhart; his great-grandchildren, Jay, Emmy, Blake, and Bria Rumelhart; and his special friend, Jean Searles of Fort Worth.
Delbert was preceded in death by his parents, Orlen and Marjorie Rumelhart; his wife, Lila (Hansen) Rumelhart; his brother, Dareld Rumelhart; and his sisters, Marjorie Rumelhart and Frances “Babe” Everhom.
Services have been entrusted to the Kober Funeral Home of Elk Point.
Condolences may be posted online at www.koberfuneralhome.com.