HARVEY STEPHENSON

Harvey Stephenson, 91, died on March 24, 2018. A Wilmington native, Harvey spent most of his career driving a truck for Anchor Motor Freight. Harvey loved all things autoracing; he was a mechanic, team owner, and spectator and was instrumental in the development of Airport Motor Speedway.

Harvey was predeceased by his brother Claude, Jr. and his sister, Irma Merrill. He is survived by his sister, Elva Blackwell; his wife, Mima; his daughters, Carol Goldyn, Judy Phillips (Les), Patty Episcopo; his sons, Rick (Linda), Ken (Diane), Cliff (Teri), and Dave Stephenson (Debbie); thirteen grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.

A celebration of Harvey’s life will be held on Monday, April 2, 2018 at 11:00 at McCrery & Harra Funeral Home at 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808. Visitors may call beginning at 10:00am. Interment will be at Silverbrook Cemetery immediately following services.