Ivan Scott Smith


Ivan Scott Smith, formerly of Tillamook and Aberdeen, passed away on September 11, 2012, at the age of 97 at Rosetta’s Assisted Living in Kennewick, Washington. Ivan was born January 6, 1915, in Ellensburg, Washington. However, he lived in Northern Idaho, then moved with his family to Klamath Falls where he finished his school years.

Ivan married Gladys Thelma Cogburn in 1935 and she preceded him in death in 1975. Ivan joined the Civilian Conservation Corp. and worked in the logging camps of the Northwest.

Ivan remarried in 1979 to Cora (Green) Moore of Aberdeen, Washington; she preceded him in death in 1991.

Ivan leaves two sons, Hank of Kennewick and Mike of Tillamook; along with their wives, three grandsons, two granddaughters, and many great-grandchildren.

Ivan loved the outdoors and spent time hunting and fishing. He was a lifetime member of IOOF having joined the Bay City/Wheeler Chapter in 1946 and was a member of the Aberdeen Eagles.

Per Ivan’s request, no services will be held.

The family invites you to sign their online guestbook at www.muellersfuneralhomes.com.