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Ivan R. White

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Ivan R. White Notice
White, Ivan R. Passed away peacefully on January 29, 2013. Age 81 years. Beloved husband of Joan (nee Meister), for 59 years. Loving father of Steve (Jodi) White and Alice (Scott) Galaszewski. Cherished grandpa of Ryleigh, Gina, Kendall, Sam, Anabelle, and Josie. Loving uncle to the Meister Family. Further survived by many dear neighbors and good friends. Special thank you to the staffs of the heart unit at St. Luke's Hospital and to Zilber Hospice. Ivan was one of the most respected and popular teachers at Greenfield High School where he taught chemistry and led the science department for over 30 years. He began teaching after earning His B.S. Degree from UW-LaCrosse and his masters degree from the University of South Dakota. Ivan also served in the U.S. Army. Ivan was an avid outdoorsman who loved fishing and hunting with his family and friends. He loved working in his garden and tending to his roses. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, February 4, at 12:00 noon, at St. Mary's Hales Corners Church, 9520 W. Forest Home Ave. Visitation Monday at the church 11:00 AM until time of mass. Interment Highland Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Zilber Hospice, the St. Luke's Hospital Foundation, or the American Heart Foundation appreciated.

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Feb. 3, 2013
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