Joey Patrick Garvey, age 57, passed away peacefully on May 18, 2020 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas after a short illness.
Joey Garvey was born on January 15, 1963 in Graham, Texas to Clifford Robert Garvey and Joan Hammer Garvey. He grew up in Graham, Texas and graduated from Graham High School. He later made his home in Lakin, Kansas where he raised his family. He worked many jobs in the oil/gas industry and was last an employee of Midwest Energy.
He was a loving father to John and Jacob. He enjoyed camping, bow-hunting, fishing, ranching, snow and water skiing with his sons. He loved being in the mountains and all outdoor activities. He is a member of the Lakin United Methodist Church, United Methodist Men, and Walk to Emmaus. He was a volunteer firefighter with Kearny County Fire & Rescue.
He is survived by his sons, John & wife Brooke Garvey, and Jacob Garvey of Lakin, Kansas; a brother, Russell Garvey of Canyon Lake, Texas; mother of his children, Diane Garvey of Lakin, Kansas. Joey was preceded in death by his mother Joan Hammer Garvey and father Clifford Robert Garvey.
A visitation will be held on June 5, 2020 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. at Garnand Funeral Home, Lakin, Kansas. An internment service will take place at a later date in Graham, Texas.
Memorial established with High Plains Archery Club, in remembrance of Joey Garvey, PO Box 2327, Garden City, KS 67846.