Ivan Leroy Hibbs was born on December 12, 1921 in Beaver, Oklahoma to Herbert R. and Froncie Sultania (Hunt) Hibbs. He graduated from high school and was a technician in the oil and gas industry with Northern Natural Gas Company. He married Marian Eloise Hancock on July 20, 1941 in Beaver, Oklahoma. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Eloise.
Leroy passed away on December 21, 2013 in the Beaver County Nursing Home, Oklahoma at the age of 92.
He is survived by his daughters, Micki Jo Robinson of Turpin, Oklahoma and Kae Lynn Krueger, Yukon, Oklahoma; 4 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.