Ivan was born August 26, 1944 in Brezno, Slovakia and passed away after a lengthy illness on January 21, 2017 with his family by his side.
He is lovingly remembered by his wife Zlaty, his son Peter and his wife Adele and three very special grandchildren; Hanna, Marek and Radek.
Ivan was an avid sailor, building his first boat when he was first married. He was also an avid handyman and sportsman.
The family would like to send their many thanks to Dr. Scotland and the staff of the Oncology Dept. of KBRH and the many nurses and staff on the 3rd floor for their kindness and care.
A Mass will be held at 5:00 pm on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Rossland in his memory.
As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made in Ivan’s name to the KBRH Health Foundation at 1200 Hospital Bench, Trail, BC, V1R 4M1 or online at www.kbrhhealthfoundation.ca
You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at www.myalternatives.ca