Joseph L. McKelvey, Sr., 70, of Buena Vista Township passed away on Friday, June 19, 2020 at Inspira Medical Center in Vineland. Born in Camden, NJ he was a longtime resident of Atlantic City and he has been living in Buena Vista Township for the last eight years. He worked as a self - employed drywall taper and he was a poker dealer at the Taj Mahal in Atlantic City. He was predeceased by his wife, Trudy McKelvey. He is survived by three children, Joseph L. McKelvey, Jr. (wife, Mickey), Brian D. McKelvey, and Tara T. McKelvey (fiance, Warren), two grandchildren, Mikayla McKelvey and Tyler McKelvey, and one brother, Jack McKelvey (wife, Pam). Funeral services were private and held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by the Carnesale Funeral Home, www.carnesalefuneralhome.com.