Jacob “Jake” Delzer, 101, of Selah died Monday at Selah Convalescent.

Mr. Delzer was born in Leith, N.D. He was a heavy equipment operator and inventor.

Survivors include a son, Les Delzer of Selah; two daughters, Sharon Washburn and Gladyse Meyer; two brothers, Rudolph Delzer and Christian Delzer; 13 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Langevin-Mussetter Funeral Home, Yakima. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with burial to follow in West Hills Memorial Park, West Valley.