B. Vivian Jarvis Penfield, 85, of Norwalk, died Sunday, April 25, 2010, in Norwalk Memorial Home.
She was born Sept. 7, 1924, in New London, daughter of the late Horace and Catherine (Hahn) Myers and was a lifelong area resident. Vivian was a former private duty nursing assistant and enjoyed gardening, cooking, and reading.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Timothy and Annette Jarvis of Temperance, Mich., and by her daughter, Beverly J. Penfield of Norwalk; her stepsons and daughters-in-law, Louis H. Penfield and Ramona Keefer of Norwalk and Thomas C. and Sandy Penfield of Scottsdale, Ariz.; by her brother and sister-in-law, David and Joan Weimer of Tucson, Ariz.; by her grandchildren, Sonya (James) Stiles, Christina (David) Ottersbach, Cynthia (Satoru) Takahashi, Bradley Jarvis, John Jarvis, Tisa Penfield (Leo) Rivera, Haley Penfield, Brittany Penfield, Courtney Penfield, Kelsey Penfield, Gabriel Penfield and Lindsey Penfield; and by 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Louis H. Penfield Sr.; adoptive parents, Elmer and Dorothy (Williams) Horning; brother, Herbert Myers; and by her sister, Rose Finlay.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. Thursday until services at 1 p.m. in Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk. Burial will follow in Grove Street Cemetery, New London.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Huron County Humane Society, 246 Woodlawn Ave., Norwalk, OH 44857 or to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be shared at edwalkerfuneralhome.com.