Vivian Sickafoose

March 16, 1921 - August 26, 2017
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Vivian E. Sickafoose, 96, of New Philadelphia passed away peacefully August 26, 2017 in Park Village South at New Philadelphia.
Born in East Canton on March 16, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Milton Glenn and Helen Grace (Gearhart) Plympton.
After graduating in 1939 from Malvern High School, she married her l…

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Vivian E. Sickafoose, 96, of New Philadelphia passed away peacefully August 26, 2017 in Park Village South at New Philadelphia.
Born in East Canton on March 16, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Milton Glenn and Helen Grace (Gearhart) Plympton.
After graduating in 1939 from Malvern High School, she married her late husband, Nilan “Nick” Sickafoose on March 10, 1945 in the First Christian Church in Canton. He preceded her in passing on June 11, 2000.
Vivian was a secretary of patients’ accounts at Union Hospital until her retirement in 1979.
She enjoyed her memberships with the Pallet Club, the Tuscarawas County Art Guild, and the Writer’s Guild. She was also active at the Tuscarawas County Senior Center.
She will be deeply missed by her children including Alan (Jessica) Sickafoose of New Philadelphia; Daryl (Joyce) Sickafoose of Arcadia, Florida, and Gary (Jayne) Sickafoose of Burton, Ohio; her sister, Emily Jean Hummel; sisters-in-law, Charlotte Plympton and Carol Plympton; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild and one expected in October.
In addition to her parents and husband, Vivian was preceded in death by her sister, Patricia Carpenter; her brothers, Donald “Bud” and Foster “Guy” Plympton; and her grandson, John.
Pastor Larry Hostetler will officiate a memorial service in the Uhrichsville Christian Temple on Saturday, September 9, 2017 beginning at 11 a.m. Inurnment will take place at Melscheimer Cemetery in Pike Township following the service.
Memorial contributions in Vivian’s memory may be directed to the charity of the donor’s choice.

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Service Information

Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017

Time: 11:00 am

Christian Temple Church of Tuscarawas County

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4249 Belden Avenue, UHRICHSVILLE, OH, 44683

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Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017

Time: 12:30 pm


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Born: March 16, 1921
Died: August 26, 2017

Condolences for Vivian E. Sickafoose

Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Amy Vargo posted on 9/6/17

My deepest sympathies to the family. Lifting you up in prayer that God will surround you and help you through this time.

 

Murphy Family posted on 8/30/17

Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

 

Jessica Sickafoose posted on 8/29/17

I miss you momma. I know you and dad are in each others arms again just like old times. Love you big bunches! Love Jessi

 

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