Service of Remembrance was held Feb. 6, 2014 at the Ulmer-Zich American Legion Hall in Regent, N.D. Pastor Ron Schauer officiated and burial followed at the Regent Cemetery. Special music was provided by Truman Savery, Sharon Schauer and Jim Erickson.
Serving as casketbearers were Chris Carlson, Jon Carlson, Ziggy Binstock, Robert Candrian, Jarin Schaible, and Jason Gion.
Anton Burl Ivey was born Oct. 31, 1927 in Regent, N.D to Alvin and Hattie (Gray) Ivey. He married Laura Johnson Oct. 17, 1946 and to this union, three children were born, Bruce, Jacqueline and Allan.
Anton was a member of the Regent Sodbuster Saddle Club, served on the Farina Township Board, and was a Board Member of the Congregational Church in Regent. He enjoyed the outdoors and spending time hunting. Anton lost his beloved wife Laura Dec. 10, 1989, and his son Allan passed away in 2006.
Grateful for sharing in his life are his children, Bruce (Dixie) Ivey, Jacqueline Ivey; daughter-in-law Patti Ivey; two grandchildren, Andy Ivey, Allison (John) Sullivan; three step-grandchildren, Tammy Thorton, Kelly Schafer, Shane Margeson; one great-granddaughter Eloise; six step-great-grandchildren, Brittany, Zack, Emily, Max, Joshua, Jayden; sisters-in-law, Fern Lawrence, Alice Johnson, Zelma Johnson; brothers-in-law, Gary Johnson, Gene Johnson.
Anton was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Laura, son Allan, sister Laverne (Ivey) Olson and brother-in-law Sam Olson.
Condolences to Alton’s family can be sent through our website at www.evansonjensenfuneralhome.com