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Ivan Rex Evans
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Birth: Jan. 30, 1912
Adair County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 6, 1961
Webster City
Hamilton County
Iowa, USA

Daily Freeman Journal

Ivan Evans Dies Suddenly

Ivan R. Evans, 49, owner of the Fashion Cleaners in Webster City, died Sunday evening following a heart attack suffered at the cleaning shop.

Funeral services will be at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Foster funeral home with the Rev. Roy Nelson officiating and with burial at Graceland cemetery where military services will be held.

Ivan Rex Evans, son of Lyle and Pearl Evans, was born Jan. 31, 1912, at Fontanelle, Iowa. He moved with his parents to Winterset, Iowa where he was reared and educated.

He later moved to Webster City where he was employed at the former Star Laundry.

He was united in marriage Jan. 19, 1942, to Lauretta Callery. He served in World War II in the African campaign and was prisoner of war in Germany for 24 months. Following his return from service, he and his wife moved to Winterset, living there until about three years ago when they returned to Webster City. Since then he had owned and operated Fashion Cleaners at 1448 Second St.

He is survived by his wife, two daughters, and one son, Laura, Lana Beth, and Charles Dean, all at home. Also surviving are his father, Lyle Evans, four brothers, Gordon Evans, Rock Island Ill., Ralph Evans, Burlington, Dean Evans and Paul Evans, both of Des Moines.

He was preceded in death by his mother.

Mr. Evans was a member of the Church of Christ at Winterset. He was an active member of the American Legion post. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lyle Omar Evans (1886 - 1968)
  Ida Pearl Gordon Evans (1889 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Lauretta Callery Evans (1913 - 1991)
 
 Children:
  Lana Beth Evans Jenkins (1948 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gordon Cloud Evans (1910 - 1978)*
  Ivan Rex Evans (1912 - 1961)
  Paul I Evans (1914 - 1990)*
  Ralph Donald Evans (1922 - 2012)*
  Lyle Dean Evans (1927 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Webster City
Hamilton County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Laura Evans Schnabel
Record added: Sep 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42515254
Ivan Rex Evans
Added by: Laura Evans Schnabel
 
Ivan Rex Evans
Added by: Laura Evans Schnabel
 
Ivan Rex Evans
Added by: Laura Evans Schnabel
 
 
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- Laura Evans Schnabel
 Added: Sep. 4, 2013

- Randal Eugene Waldon
 Added: Aug. 9, 2012
I love you Daddy,
- Laura Evans Schnabel
 Added: Mar. 21, 2010
 
 
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