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category: Obituary, date: 2015-01-26, by Avon SD
Vivian M Hubner
Vivian M Hubner(March 22, 1926 - January 26, 2015)

Funeral Services are 11:00 AM, Saturday January 31, 2015 at First Presbyterian Church in Avon followed by burial at Trinity Presbyterian Cemetery, rural Avon. Visitation is at 10:00 AM prior to the services at the church. Crosby-Jaeger Funeral Chapel in Avon is in charge of arrangements.

Vivian, daughter of Andrew and Sadie Weddell, was born March 22, 1926 at Avon, South Dakota. She died Monday, January 26, 2015 at the Good Samaritan Society in Tyndall. Vivian attained the age of 88 years, 10 months and four days.

Vivian graduated from Avon High School in 1943. She worked as a grocery clerk and bookkeeper at K&K and Gelfand's Grocery Stores in Avon, before marrying Calvin Hubner on June 21, 1948. Two sons, Bob and Roger, were born to their union. They operated a farm north of Avon for 60 years, until Calvin’s death in 2008.

Vivian was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Avon, where she served as a Sunday school teacher, treasurer for the Avon United Presbyterian Women’s group, and led Bible study sessions for many years.

Vivian will be remembered as being patient, kind, and supportive. She loved dogs and enjoyed vegetable gardening and playing pinochle. Close family and friends also knew that her dinners and suppers would be served at noon and 6 pm sharp, and her cooking was enjoyed by all.

Thankful for having shared her life are: son Bob and wife Donna of Warrenton, VA; son Roger and wife Joanne of Mountain Grove, MO; four grandchildren: Angie Elmore and husband Alex, Adam Hubner, Jody Harris and husband Nathan, and Katie Hubner; eight great-grandchildren: Joshua Elmore and Matthew Elmore; Natalie Harris, Mallory Harris, Nicholas Harris, and Michael Harris; and Kacey Watson and Kelsey Watson; niece Peggy Reiter, of Sioux Falls, SD; nephew Ronnie Steckler of Avon; nephew Johnny Hornstra, of Amarillo, TX; sister-in-law, Cora Raysby, of Avon; and one niece and several nephews, by marriage.

Vivian was preceded in death by her parents; husband Calvin; brother and sister-in-law Ted and Jenny Hornstra; brother and sister-in-law Ray and Betty Hornstra, and sister and brother-in-law, Gertrude and Chester Steckler.

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