February 14, 1948 – April 10, 2019
Henry Delgado, Jr., 71, went to the Lord on April 10, 2019 surrounded by loved ones at his home. He fought a brave fight against cancer. He was born on Feb. 14, 1948 in Kansas City, MO. Many knew him from West Jr. and Westport High School. Henry met and married Carolyn (Tinoco) Delgado, and they raised their son and daughter in KCKS before divorcing in 1992. Henry was employed by BPU for 29 years before his retirement. He enjoyed 16 years of retirement, golfing with his buddies and going to the casinos. A new chapter in his life included his companion, Debbie Waddell, who preceded him in death in 2018. Also preceding him in death were his parents, Henry Sr. and Eloise (Velasquez) Delgado; a son, Henry Delgado, III; and a brother, Joseph (Nancy) Delgado. He will be deeply missed by his daughter, Rachelle Armenta and her mother, Carolyn; 3 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Also missing him will be Debbie’s family; his brother, Thomas (Barbara); 3 sisters, Josie Delgado, Lucy (Antonio) Carrera, Mary (Michael) Carrera; nephews, nieces, and friends; all desiring that he rests in peace.
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
McGilley Memorial Chapel-Midtown
20 West Linwood Blvd
McGilley Memorial Chapel
April 18, 2019
I enjoyed working with Henry at BPU and he helped Debbie DJ party's for me. R.I.P. Our friend.
Jo Ann Soltero
April 14, 2019
Henry , my cousin was a very happy go lucky man. He was a very nice man Inside and out. Very strong and caring man. He was a very good Father to his Son and Daughter. I have the most respect for him and will be missed for sure. May his soul rest in peace with lots of blessings and hugs and kisses your cuz .w. Watch over all of us send my hellos to my Mother , Grand Parents, Uncles , Aunts and Cuzzies.❤💚💜💙💛❤💚💜💙💛❤💚💜💙❤💚💜