Vivian M. (Bright) Shire

Born: Mon., Dec. 26, 1927
Died: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018


1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Sat., Jan. 05, 2019
Location: Weicht Funeral Home

Memorial Service

2:00 PM Sat., Jan. 05, 2019
Location: Weicht Funeral Home

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Vivian Bright Shire, 91, of Angola passed away on December 31 at Northern Lakes Nursing Center.  She was born on December 26, 1927, in Richmond, Indiana, to Ira and Dena Bright. She married Robert Shire on April 24, 1948, in Hudson, Indiana.
She is survived by her husband, Robert Shire, Angola; a brother, Norman (Sally) Bright of Longmont, Colorado; and five children, Diane (Bill) Baxter of Grand Rapids, Michigan; Janice Shire (Michael Greenberg) of Denver, Colorado; John Shire (Renée Wright) of Fort Wayne, Jeanne (Peter) Van Gieson of Springfield, Illinois; and Mark (Kam) Shire, Kendallville. She had 14 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.  
She served as treasurer and pianist for many years at the Hudson United Methodist Church. She graduated from Salem Center High School and attended Ball State University.  For many years, she enjoyed singing with the Sweet Adelines.  
Memorial services will be held 2:00 PM, Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Weicht Funeral Home, Angola, Indiana with Pastor John Boyanowski officiating.  Visitation will be from 1- 2 PM prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home.
Burial will take place at at a later date in Circle Cemetery, Hudson, Indiana.
Donations in Vivian’s name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or ACRES Land Trust.  

Charitable donations may be made in Vivian's memory to the following organizations:

ACRES Land Trust

Alzheimer's Association

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the family of Brian and Deepali Tracey
   Posted Thu January 03, 2019
Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you. May your hearts and souls find some peace and comfort.

Jay & Carole Kennerly
   Posted Fri January 04, 2019
You are in our prayers and continuous thoughts. Bless you and your family. Love, C&J

Tim Kugler and Family
   Posted Sat January 05, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Tim Kugler and family