Vivian was born December 20, 1921 in Conneaut, Ohio, a daughter of the late Albert Burr and Mary Elizabeth (Connell) Bruner. She was united in marriage to Theo “Jack” Fidler, he preceded her in death in 2000. She was a former member of the Rome City Order of the Eastern Star # 595, and loved flower gardening and traveling.
Her survivors include her daughter, Jacklyn L. Norris of Churubusco, a son, Robert (Billie Jean) Fidler of Grove, Oklahoma, a brother, Melvin (Carolyn) Bruner of Cromwell, and grandchildren, Lori (Lyle) Miller, Debrah Snare, Christopher Norris, Melissa (Matt) Harnish, Scott (Angie) Fidler, Robert Fidler, Angie (Kevin) Schuyler, Rhonda (Mike) McHenry, and Nila Norris; 18 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, spouse, two sisters and one brother.
Funeral services will be held at 12 noon Thursday, January 6, 2011, in the Sheets & Childs Funeral Home with Rev. Corinne K. Boruff, pastor of Churubusco United Methodist Church, officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday after 10 a. m. until the time of the service. Burial will follow later in the Orange Twp. Cemetery in Noble County.