Nicifor (Nicofer) Ivanovic'

  • Name: Nicifor (Nicofer) Ivanovic'
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  • Date of Birth: February 6, 1910
  • Date of Death: October 12, 2012 (102 years old)
  • Parents: Milija and Krsmina Ivanovic'
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  • Other Branch: Allied Forces
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  • Wars Involved:
    Nicifor served in the Serbian Army and the British Army.

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    Prisoner of War in Germany.

  • Civilian Life:
    Nicifor married Maria Teckentrup on December 4, 1951. Eight children came to the marriage. He came to America in 1956, to Chicago, Illinois, then moved to Alexandria, Minnesota in 1973, then to Bigfork, Minnesota in 1978.

    He was preceded in death by his parents and sons, Ivan and Lazar; and a daughter, Kristina.

    Nicifor is survived by his wife of 60 years, Maria; sons Milija, Alexander (Doreen), Dragi (Melanie); daughters, Milanka (Mathew) Neisen, Nadiza (Joeseph) Bulkowski, Miriana Ivanovic-Hoff (John Hogg), and Radosava (David) Carraher, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

    Burial in Stokes Township Cemetery at Marcell, Minnesota.

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