Ivan John Hunteman, 75, of Seymour, IN, passed away at Schneck Medical Center on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Ivan was born April 16, 1941, in Milan, IN, the son of Ralph John and Ruth Irene Hunt Hunteman. He was a 1959 graduate of Napoleon High School. He was married to Vera May Crowell on August 24, 1963 at St. Johnís Lutheran Church, Napoleon, IN.
Ivan worked in kitchen design at Midway Supply for 35 years and was currently employed at Goecker Building Supplies for 10 years. He had a passion for cooking outside on the grill and was a loyal fan of IU basketball.
Ivan was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church and sang tenor with the Lutheran Menís Chorus.
He is survived by his wife Vera of 53 years, 4 children; Dennis (Rachel) Hunteman, Rita (Christopher) Long, Chris (Cindy) Hunteman and Brian (Erika) Hunteman; 10 grandchildren; 1 brother, Carl (Leda) Hunteman; 2 sisters, Betty (Paul) Birch and Carolyn (John) Pierrel.
His parents preceded him in death.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 10, 2017, at Zion Lutheran Church where Rev. Jeffrey Stuckwisch will officiate. Visitation will be at Burkholder Funeral Chapel, on Sunday, April 9, from 2-6 p.m. and on Monday from 10 a.m. until service time at the church. Burial will take place at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery; Memorials can be made to Zion Lutheran Lutheran Church.