Ivan married Betty Ann Kilgore in Portland, OR on August 18, 1983. He was a social worker and a retired veteran from the US Navy and Army National Guard. He was also a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Salina, KS.
Ivan is survived by his wife, Betty Hoosier of Kanopolis; children, Ron Hoosier of Springfield, OR, Rebecca Dolan of Boston, MA, Cathy Hoosier of Lincoln, KS, and Brittany Bulford of Germany; step-children, Melissa Bordeaux of Seattle, WA and Tiffany Ostergard of Portland, OR; brother, Dale Hoosier of Ellsworth; sister, Colleen Sieger of Gaastra, MI; sister, Vicky Ebbler of Wilbur, NE; grandchildren, Fallon, Cameron, Owen, Stella, Ava, Madeline, Penelope, Magnolia, and Ellianna; and step-grandchild, Addie. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Tommy; and step-father, Charles Buxton.
Memorial service: 3:00 p.m., Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Parsons Funeral Home, Ellsworth.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, c/o, Parsons Funeral Home, PO Box 45, Ellsworth, KS 67439.