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Metodi Ivanov Obituary

Metodi Jakim Ivanov
Metodi Jakim Ivanov

February 6, 1925 - November 5, 2017
Born in Bulgaria
Resided in Asheville, North Carolina
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Metodi Jakim Ivanov, 92, of Asheville, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Universal Healthcare Center.

A native of Bulgaria, he was a son of the late Jakim and Spacuna Ivanov-Terziski. He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Deborah Ann Ivanov.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Hilde Ivanov; two daughters, Karen Diane Talbott (Gene) of Greer, SC and Susan Ivanov Karcher (Matthew) of Asheville; nine grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren as well as many friends and family around the world.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at St. Barnabas Roman Catholic Church. A Divine Mercy Chaplet will be said at 5:30 PM on Friday, November 10 at Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian with the family receiving friends following until 7:00 PM. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hendersonville.

Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.




Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian
72 Long Shoals Road
Arden, NC 28704
Friday, November 10, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Memorial Mass
St. Barnabas Catholic Church
Crescent Hill Road
Arden, NC US 28704
Saturday, November 11, 2017
10:00 AM
Forest Lawn Memorial Park - Hendersonville
Tracey Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC US 28739
Saturday, November 11, 2017
3:00 PM

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