Delmar David Stover of Fairland, Okla. passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at Integris Miami Hospital in Miami, Okla.  He was 79.

Delmar was born November 20, 1937 in Oswego, Kan.  He had lived in Topeka, Kan., Grove, Okla. and Miami, Okla. before moving to Fairland years ago.

He was an auto mechanic working for Topeka Generator in Topeka, Kan. He served in the United States Navy during Korea.

Delmar was preceded in death by his wife Ruth Ann Stover on June 30, 2012. Survivors include two sons, Gary Gebhart of Layton, Utah and Ivan Thompson of Topeka, Kan., his daughter Debra Van Vleck of Fairland, Okla., six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Services will be Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 1 p.m. at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home Chapel in Miami, Okla. with military honors by the American Legion Post 147 Funeral Detail.  Services have been placed in the care of Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, Okla. Online condolences may be made at