|Birth: ||Aug. 14, 1929|
|Death: ||Jan. 13, 2008|
VIVIAN ELAINE BLOSSOM
Vivian Elaine Blossom of Valparaiso, IN, passed away at the age of 78 on January 13, 2008 at Porter Hospital, Valparaiso, IN.
She was born in Chicago, IL on August 14, 1929 to the late John and Victorine (Panozzo) Brown.
Vivian was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church in Valparaiso, IN. She was a beloved mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and aunt. As the head of the family, Vivian was a selfless caretaker and provider. She enjoyed spending time with her family and had a special touch with the little ones. She was an attentive listener and always had words of wisdom to share. Vivian was always there for those whom she loved and cared for. She was a devout Catholic and loyal parishioner of St. Paul Catholic Church. Vivian will be remembered for many things, among them her days of pizza making.
We love you mom, sister, gram, aunt and friend.
Vivian is survived by a sister, Violet Ambrosia; children: Vicki (Jeff) Wasemann, Rob Blossom, Violet Blossom, Ron Blossom and Randy Blossom; four grandchildren: Valeri (Peter) McClelland, Vanessa Blossom, Victoria Blossom and Vivian Blossom; five great-grandchildren: Vega Blossom, Xavier Blossom, Celestia Blossom, Lucas and Tanner McClelland; and nephew, John Martin.
Preceded in death by son, Rick Blossom; and nephew, Ron Martin.
Friends may call on Tuesday, January 15, 2008 from 9:00-11;00 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church, 1855 W. Harrison Blvd., Valparaiso, IN. A Funeral Mass will immediately follow at 11:00 a.m. with Father Joseph Pawlowski officiating.
Interment at St. Paul Cemetery, Valparaiso, IN. Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Tiny Tim Development Center or Hilltop Neighborhood House. Arrangements by Dykes Funeral Home, Inc. (219) 462-3125.
Published in The Times from January 14 to January 15, 2008
Saint Pauls Cemetery
Created by: Jackie & Ralph
Record added: Jan 17, 2009
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