|Posted: Monday, November 26, 2012; Published in The Pilot Tribune, Tuesday, November 27, 2012|
Ivan E. Doran, 84
Ivan E. Doran, 84, of Eagle, died Saturday, November 24, 2012, in Lincoln.
Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, November 29, at Roper and Sons Funeral Home, 4300 O St., in Lincoln. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Wednesday with the family gathering from 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Eagle.
Ivan E. Doran was born September 18, 1928, to Fred D. and Evelyn R (Chambers) Doran in Alliance.
He served in the U.S. Air Force in Korea.
He worked for LT & T and retired from there after 43 years.
Mr. Doran was a member of the Eagle United Methodist Church and past member of the Moose’s Club, Eagle Lion’s Club and Alvo Rural Fire and Rescue. He was a CWA member for 43 years.
He loved playing cards, gardening, camping, country music and dancing, and was an avid storyteller.
He is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Wayne and Lois of Liberty, Mo., Dan and Cori of Alvo, David and Cindy of Eagle, Timothy and Tammy of Eagle and Thomas of Tecumseh; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews, including nephew, Joe and Renee Doran of Kennard.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Darlene; an infant son, Dennis, and brother, Dwight.
Memorials may be directed to the Pleasant Hill Cemetery Association.
~~~Obituaries courtesy of Washington County Genealogical Association; newspaper clippings on file at the Public Library, Blair, Nebraska ~~~