Ivan Dibblee

Ivan Dibblee

MALTA —Ivan Dibblee, 79, of Malta, passed away on Wednesday, May 8, at Peace Hospice in Great Falls of natural causes.

Cremation has taken place and memorial services are 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 15, at St. Jude Thaddeus Catholic Church. Military honors will follow. Holland & Bonine Funeral Home has been entrusted with services and arrangements.

Malta, where they lived happily until Delores' death in March of 2011.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Edna Dibblee and Dolores Dibblee; beloved wife of almost 58 years; and his sister, Jean Mendel.

He is survived by his four sons, Jeff C. Dibblee and Randi J. Dibblee of Havre, Mark A. Dibblee of Malta and Michael J. Dibblee of Virginia; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.

Published in Great Falls Tribune on May 12, 2013