Vivian J. Scheid, 70, of Norwalk, Ohio died early Wednesday morning, January 8, 2013 in Fisher Titus Medical Center, Norwalk, Ohio.
She was born February 19, 1942 in Lodi, Ohio to the late Merritt J. and Lucy E. (Weltmer) Shannon and lived in this area most of her life.
Vivian was a member of the Huron County Senior Enrichment Center and was a former employee of Thomas Creative Apparel in New London, Ohio.
She was a former employee of the Showboat Restaurant in Huron, Ohio, Kent Sporting Goods, New London, Ohio, was the owner of Viv's Catering, Norwalk, Ohio, and was a 25 year employee of Fanny Farmer Candy Co., Norwalk, Ohio.
Vivian enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and family, baking, cooking, and traveling to Las Vegas.
She is survived by her children, Robert W. and Amy Howard, Jr. of Collins, Ohio, Terri l. Bazzill o f Norwalk, Ohio, and Rod and Sue Howard of Norwalk, Ohio, by 8 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and by her sisters, Nancy A. Welch of Greenwich, Ohio and Bonnie K. Green of Columbus, Ohio.
Vivian was preceded in death by her husband, Louis J. Scheid in 2009, by her brother, Richard L. Shannon in 1979, and by her sister, Shirley J. Archer in 2011.
Friends may call on Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in Walker Funeral Home, 98 West Main Street, Norwalk, Ohio. Funeral services will be private. Interment will be in St. Paul Catholic Cemetery, Norwalk, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Huron County Senior Enrichment Center, 130 Shady Lane Drive, Norwalk, Ohio 44857, to St. Mary Catholic Church, P.O. Box 576, Wakeman, Ohio 44889-0576, or to the Salvation Army, 55 Whittlesey Avenue, Norwalk, Ohio 44857.
Online condolences may be made by going to www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.