Ivan Arthur Burgess
Ivan Arthur Burgess, age 73, of Winchester, VA passed this life on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at his sister’s
residence in Anchorage, AK. Born on April 14, 1939 in Seneca Rocks, WV, he was the son of the late Alva A.
Burgess and Pearlie Nelson Burgess. He was preceded in death by one sister and one brother.
Mr. Burgess is survived by three children, Paul A. Burgess of Fairfax, VA, Pamela Sue Lara of Purcellville, VA,
and Daniel M. Burgess of Hahira, GA, two sisters, Juanita Scott of Mechanicsburg, PA and Wilda Libby of
Anchorage, AK, five brothers, Leon and Carl Burgess of Moorefield, WV, Eston Burgess of St. Louis, MO, Gene
Burgess of Mechanicsburg, PA, and Alva Junior Burgess of Norwich, CT, and five grandchildren, Benjamin Lara,
Ethan Burgess, Sophie Lara, Rachel Burgess, and Quinn Burgess.
Ivan was an avid sportsman and retired carpenter. He was also a United States Army Veteran.
Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, September 11, 2012, at the Elmore Funeral Home in
Moorefield, WV. A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 12, 2012, at the
funeral home with Pastor John Fletcher officiating. Burial will follow at the North Fork Memorial Cemetery in
Arrangements are under the direction of the Elmore Funeral Home.