Vivian June Dunlap, age 87 of Stapleton, passed away at her home on Thursday November 29, 2018.
Vivian was born January 2, 1931 in Ogallala, NE to John and Mabel (Osborn) Pierce. She married Kenneth M.C. Dunlap on May 14, 1950 in Ogallala and to their union four children were born. The family lived in Ogallala, Keystone and Kimball as Kenneth worked on the railroad. After his retirement they moved to Stapleton in 2003. Vivian was a homemaker to her own family, as well as to others. She did a little golfing and was a very accomplished bowler. She held many records in the state of Nebraska. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church and her grandchildren were the love of her life. She will be remembered as easy going with a great sense of humor.
Vivian is survived by her children Dennis (Diane) Dunlap of Michigan, Velda Cassell of Stapleton, Robert Dunlap of the Philippines and Doris Walker of Stapleton; 8 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; 4 great great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family members; as well as special friend Shirley Howard of Stapleton.
She was preceded in death by her parents John and Mabel Pierce; husband Kenneth Dunlap; infant son Keith; grandson Jim Bob Cassell; special little great granddaughter Brystal Cassell; 4 brothers; 5 sisters; son-in-law Bill Cassell; and 3 sisters-in-law.
The family would like to express their appreciation for the excellent care given by Great Plains Hospice.
Memorials are suggested in her name and online condolences may be shared at www.adamsswanson.com. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday December 5, 2018 at the Cornerstone Presbyterian Church in Stapleton with Pastor Eric Mockaitis officiating. Burial will follow at McCain Cemetery. Visitation will be noon until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday December 4, 2018 at Adams and Swanson Funeral Home which is in charge of arrangements.