In Loving Memory
Ivan K. Chard
January 29, 1935 – April 25, 2014
Walla Walla resident, Ivan Kimber
Chard, 79, passed away April 25, 2014,
at his home.
Ivan was born January 29, 1935,
in Yakima, Washington, to Ralph
Kimber and Nellie Case Chard. He
attended high school in Yakima.
On October 1, 1982, he and Julie Krouse
were married in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.
He worked at Morrison Supply for
five years then was owner of Walla Walla Radiator for thirty
years. After selling Walla Walla Radiator, he worked at the
Washington State Penitentiary for six years and retired in 2007
after driving school bus for the Walla Walla School District for
three years. He loved golfing, fishing, hunting and camping.
He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Post #26 in Walla
Ivan is survived by his wife, Julie, at their home; two
daughters: Jody Burris of New Plymouth, Idaho and Debbie
Chard of Zilla, Washington; two sons: Ralph Chard of St.
Maries, Idaho and Floyd Chard of Oakland, California; five step-children;
six grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and eight nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers: Bill Chard and Harry Chard.
A Celebration of Life will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00
p.m., Saturday, May 17, 2014, at the Fraternal Order of Eagles,
350 S. 2nd Avenue, Walla Walla. Memorial contributions
may be made to the Blue Mountain Humane Society through
Mountain View-Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road,
Walla Walla, Washington 99362. Family and friends may write memories and sign the
online guestbook at www.mountainview-colonialdewitt.com.