Ivan B. Flanary, 87, passed away March 16, 2021 in Gilbert, Arizona.
He was born June 5, 1933 in the Mountains of Kingsport, Tennessee. He joined the US Air Force at 16 years old. He served in Vietnam and retired in 1972. After retirement, he worked as a civilian contractor retiring again in 1998. He enjoyed fishing and gardening.
He is survived by his wife, Catherine; children, Kay, Patricia, Donald, Michael, Ivan II, Gordon Dale and Josh; over 20 grandchildren and over 20 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Margaret; and sons, Carl, Floyd, Ed and Mark.
Services will be Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. in the Lakeview Chapel at Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home, with a reception to follow in the Schrader Reception Center. Interment of his urn will be in Mountain View Memorial Park.