A funeral service celebrating the life of Vivian L. Humphrey, age 75, of Newark, will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 10, at The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service. Burial will take place in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Vivian passed away on Sunday, July 7, 2019 at her residence with her family by her side. She was born August 8, 1943 in Newark, Ohio to the late James and Thelma (Shannon) Gleckler.
She loved watching all types of sports on television and enjoyed working in her flower garden. Family was most important to Vivian, she was a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be sadly missed.
She enjoyed crocheting and collecting all types of Coca Cola memorabilia. One of her favorite entertainers was Elvis Presley. Vivian enjoyed listening to his music and once had visited Graceland with her son.
She is survived by three sons, James F. “Jim” Humphrey, Scott A. Humphrey and Eric L. (Tracy Wheeler-Humphrey); a daughter, Dorothy A. (Harry) Myers; a brother, David Gleckler; two sisters, Janine Paul and Margaret Miller; ten grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Sewell F. "Danny" Humphrey, Jr. (2007);
Family and friends may call from 9-11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 10 at The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service, 59 North Fifth Street, Newark.
Memorial contributions may be made in Vivian’s name to the Foundation for Hospice of Central Ohio, Post Office Box 430, Newark, Ohio 43058.
The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service is assisting the Humphrey family with arrangements.
Very sorry for your lost, thoughts and prayers to the family.
So sorry for your loss
To the Gleckler family so sorry for your loss. May the Lord comfort you in the days ahead. Nikki Gostrue Ewing