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Vivian Ann Rathke Eggleston
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Birth: Jul. 3, 1933
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 2000
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA

Obituary for Vivian Ann (Rathke) Eggleston

Vivian A. Eggleston, 66, of Rockford died at 10:52 pm Wednesday March 8, 2000. Born July 3, 1933, in Rockford, the daughter of Gerhard Carl and Elizabeth Edith (Dunn-Dixon) Rathke. Lifelong Rockford resident. Graduate of West High School Class of 1951. Married William B. Eggleston in Rockford on August 31, 1956. Employed by the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford as an executive secretary, retiring in 1998 after 23 years. She enjoyed gardening, spending time with her grandchildre, reading books,and completing crossword puzzles. Also an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs and Bulls. Survivors include daughters Elizabeth and Melissa grandchildren Andrew, Joshua and Alise. Her step mother Genevieve. Brothers Stephen, Mark, Daniel, Timothy, and Paul and one sister Lois. She also had numerous nieces and nephews and her special friend JoAnn and her former husband William. Predeceased by father Gerhard and birth mother Elizabeth.

Vivian also loved going to garage sales and antiques. She was involved for many years on her high school class reunions, American Heart Association and the Epilepsy foundation. Her favorite holiday was Christmas and Spring was her favorite season because she could work in her yard.  
 
Burial:
Willwood Burial Park
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Melissa Lewis
Record added: Sep 11, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15697492
Vivian Ann <i>Rathke</i> Eggleston
Added by: Melissa Lewis
 
Vivian Ann <i>Rathke</i> Eggleston
Added by: Melissa Lewis
 
 
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MomWe miss you very much and we think of you often. We love you.
- Melissa & Josh
 Added: May. 3, 2007
 
 
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