Ivan C. Farnsworth, 71, of Snowflake, AZ passed away on January 23, 2015 in Mesa, AZ. He was born on January 20, 1944 to Ila and Ivan Farnsworth in Snowflake, AZ.
Ivan was an avid outdoorsman who spent as much time as possible in the woods hunting, fishing and camping. He was a very talented man who was known to be able to fix anything anyone could come up with. He was loved by his family and had many friends. “Ike”, as he was known, was a true “Jack of-all-Trades” but worked most of his life in construction. He was most recently employed as a heavy equipment operator at the Morenci mine. He has lived all over the United States but for the last decade he has lived in Fort Thomas, AZ, where he was very active and loved by all.
He will be missed by his wife, Samatha Farnsworth, his children, Kim (Ray, deceased) Monroe of Clarkston, WA, Richard (Chris) Farnsworth of Mesa, AZ, Michael (Kelcie) Farnsworth of Idaho Falls, ID, Terra (Jake) Coplan of Fountain Hills, AZ, Dallas (John) Baker of Moberly, MO, Joshua Farnsworth of Moberly, MO, Jessica Buck of Moberly, MO, adopted daughter, Debbie (Mark) Moore of Florida, his step children and many grandchildren.