Obituary: Ivan H. Avery

Ivan H. Avery, of Weatherly, Pa., passed away on Aug. 21 at the age of 81. He is formerly of Cherry Hill. He was the beloved husband of Rachel Ann; loving father of Renee (Chris) Boyd of Berwyn, Pa. and Lindsey (Chris) Lucente of Cherry Hill. He was also the dear step-father of James (Linda) Lloyd and Steven (Michelle) Lloyd; proud grandfather of Aiden and Summer Lucente, Trevor, Brooke, Hope, Charlie, Grace, Jackson and Josie Lloyd.

Ivan was a former resident of Cherry Hill and longtime member of First Baptist Church of Haddonfield. Over the course of a 30 career with Cigna Corporation, Ivan founded Recovery Services International, a global insurance recovery company that specializes in finding and recovering lost marine vessels.

Ivan’s viewing will be held on Thurs., Aug. 29 from 1 to 1:45 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Haddonfield located at 124 Kings Hwy E. where his funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. Interment will be at Baptist Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ivan may be made to the First Baptist Church at the address above.