Ivan Cloy Pooschke

6890232 Fbs

Ivan Cloy Pooschke, 93, of North Platte, passed away February 19, 2020 at Linden Court. He was born on July 6, 1926 to Herman and Gladys (Steet) Pooschke.

Ivan graduated from Logan County High School at Gandy in 1945. He went to work for William Dudley and continued as it became the Mildale Ranch. He retired at the age of 89 from the Mildale Ranch.

He married Rose Clouse on August 21, 1948 and to this union four children were born. Rose preceded him in death on December 27, 2001. Ivan liked to camp and fish and enjoyed racing and bowling.

Survivors include three children, Peggy (Kenneth) Kramer of Stapleton, Sue (Randy) Keith of Lexington, Jackie (Gary) Herbst of North Platte; thirteen grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren and one on the way; sister Phyllis Neel of Cheyenne, Wyoming; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Ivan was preceded in death by his parents; wife Rose; son Rodney; grandson Josh; sister Hester Smith; infant sister Selma; two brothers, Virgil and Paul Pooschke.

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Services will be 1:00 p.m., Monday, February 24, 2020 at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home with chaplain Deb Dishman officiating, inurnment will be at McCain Cemetery near Stapleton. Adams & Swanson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements