Vivian Anita Blenman received her angel wings on March 7 2021. She was born November 25, 1923 in Dorset, Ohio, the daughter of Otto and Serafina (Komsie) Brunell. Vivian was 97 years old, the longest surviving child of 11 children. She graduated from Kingsville High School in the spring of 1941 and married her high school sweetheart on December 13, 1941.
She was a Stanley Home Product Dealer for 60 years. She made many friends and acquaintances through those Stanley parties. She has a surviving a daughter Kathleen (Richard) Benjamin, and a son Douglas (Bonnie) Blenman. She has 6 grandchildren, Marvin (Lori) Benjamin, Robin (Ron) Fernberg, Tina (John) Graebing, Douglas Blenman, Jr. Maria (John) Wheelock and Eric Blenman. She has 10 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 74 years, Glenn, March 28, 2016 and a great granddaughter, Morgan Rose Benjamin on May 18, 2007, daughter of Marv and Lori Benjamin. She also was preceded in death by her sisters, Vivian, as a young child Viola(Harry)Andrus, Wilma (Ralph) Allen, and several brothers, Tovi, as an infant, Fred (Nellie) Brunell, William (Lenore) Brunell, Theodore (Marge) Brunell, Wilho (Betty) Brunell, Wilbert (Margaret) Brunell and Richard (Lois) Brunell and several nieces and nephews still surviving.
Vivian lived a full happy Christian life. She gave all her family and friends much joy and love and we all loved her back! We will miss her dearly!
A private graveside service will he held with a memorial service at a later time after the pandemic restrictions are lifted.
Memorial contributions in her memory can be made to Lighted Cross Lutheran Church, 2310 West 9th St. Ashtabula, Ohio 44004
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Lighted Cross Lutheran Church
2310 West 9th St., Ashtabula OH 44004