Ivan Earl Cowley, 88, of Salt Lake City, died June 1, 1998 at his home.

Born January 24, 1910 in Meadow, Utah to Richard Austin and Mary Jane Gull Cowley. He married Louise Bush in 1929, deceased; married Eva Larson in 1935, deceased; and Beth Freeman on June 21, 1971.Survived by his wife, Beth; children, Ronald (Ruth), Harold (Barbara), Douglas, Sharron Niswander (Howard), and Kristine, Karlene Ewing, and Bob. Preceded in death by son, Ray; granddaughter, Denise; 17 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren.

Worked and retired from Denver & Rio Grande Railroad as an electrician. Officer over 20 years. Rio Grande Old Timers Club. He loved his tomato, rose garden and his birds.

We would like to recognize the love and care extended to Dad by our loving mother, Beth.

Service Thursday, 11 a.m., at Deseret Mortuary, 36 East 700 South, with viewing Wednesday, 6-8 p.m. and one hour prior to service.

Interment, Memorial Estates Mountain View Cemetery, 3115 East 7800 South.

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