Zed H. Jarvis, 72


Zed H. Jarvis, 72, of Selbyville, Del., died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at home. He was born in Berlin, Md., son of the late Zed H. Jarvis and Katherine (Smith) Jarvis Sr.

Jarvis retired from Bunting Construction after 28 years of service.

In addition to his parents, Jarvis was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters, Tom Jarvis, Raymond Jarvis, Alice Truitt and Ellen Mosely. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn A. Jarvis of Selbyville; a daughter, Denise Robinson and her husband, Ronald, of Georgetown, Del.; two sons, Harry Jarvis and his wife, Tina, of Dagsboro, Del., and Craig Jarvis and his wife, Annette, of Delmar; four brothers, Edward Jarvis of Laurel, Del., Otis Jarvis of Laurel, Charles Jarvis of Bethany Beach, Del., and Earl Jarvis of Frankford, Del.; five sisters, Eloise Carpenter of Georgetown, Nevada Carpenter of Ironshire, Md., Ethel Hickman of Laurel, Lula Hawkins of Bridgeville, Del., and Hester James of Parsonsburg, Md.; and eight grandchildren, Harper Jarvis, Paige Robinson, Tessa Jarvis, Chase Robinson, Casey Robinson, Pierce Jarvis, Zeth Jarvis and Hadlie Jarvis.

A funeral service was scheduled for Dec. 14, 2016, at Bishop-Hastings Funeral Home in Selbyville, Del., with the Rev. Fred Duncan officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Delaware Hospice; 100 Patriots Way; Milford, DE 19963. Condolences can be sent online at www.bishophastingsfh.com.