Obituary for Harry Maltby Jr.
Harry Talbott Maltby, Jr. passed away on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at the age of 96. Visitation will be at the Bopp Funeral Chapel in Kirkwood, MO on Friday, 14 July from 4-8 pm; and the funeral will be at the same location on Saturday, 15 July at 11:00 am. Mr. Maltby was born on September 19, 1920 in Lincoln, Illinois, and was the eldest of three children. He graduated summa cum laude from Bradley University, and had a distinguished career beginning as a CPA at the Arthur Anderson Company followed by a 25-year career at Daubert Industries, Inc. in Oak Brook, Illinois, where he rose to the position of First Vice President and President of the Company's Foreign Affairs Division. Mr. Maltby worked for another 20 years for the Henry C. Beck Co. in Dallas, Texas as a financial executive and CPA and retired at the age of 84. He adored his wife and children, and provided them with wonderful experiences, including frequent travels overseas. He was married for 52 years to Marian Louise ("Mary Lou") Hitt Maltby. He was an incurable romantic, and showered his wife with countless cards and letters (weighing over 20 pounds) and flowers. He is survived by three children, Mary Carolyn Maltby Falk of Roanoke, TX; Harry Talbott Maltby III of Roundlake, IL; and Kimberly Alyse Maltby of Bel Air, MD, He is also survived by his brother William Maltby, eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren children. Mr. Maltby is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lou Hitt Maltby; his daughter, Sarah ("Sally") Hitt Maltby Stinnett; and his sister Alice Maltby Philips.