Charles Chuck Irwin Klivans

April 10, 1925August 15, 2013

DENISON – Charles “Chuck” Klivans, 88, passed away Thursday, August 15, 2013 at his home in Denison.

A memorial service will be held Monday, August 19, 2013 at 3:00 P.M. at Bratcher Funeral Home Chapel with The Very Rev. Donald R. Perschall officiating.

Chuck was born Friday, April 10, 1925 in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Martin Klivans & Rella Fletcher Klivans. He married Mayrene Wilson in Denison on April 17, 2003. He was an inventor/designer for Aero Space Corp. in California and liked model airplanes, sailplanes, bowling and roller blading. He was a loving husband and was of the Jewish faith.

Chuck is survived by his wife, Mayrene of Denison; son Sanford E. Klivans & wife Jeanyce Marie of Canyon Country, CA; daughter Cheryl D. Gill & husband David of San Pedro, CA; stepdaughters Susan McDonald & husband Eddie of Sattler, TX, Karen Salyer & husband Rick of Denison; brother Allyn D. Rothbard & 3 grandchildren.

The family wishes to express special thanks to caregivers Deandra Milner & Pat Steward and friend Phyllis Neely.

Online condolences may be made at


  • Memorial Monday, August 19, 2013

Charles Chuck Irwin Klivans

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August 18, 2013

To : The Klivans Family.I am sorry for your lost.May the memories of Charles bring you comfort to endure the days ahead.