Vivian C. Irwin, 82, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. She was born June 24, 1931 in Diagonal, Ia. the daughter of the late Clarence and Florence Olson. On March 18, 1954, she married Dwight Irwin in the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Ia. She was a resi- dent of Eliza for 56 years and has lived in Libertyville for the past two years. Vivian was a member of the Eliza Community Church, Eliza Lions Club and Order of Eastern Star. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, baking, her church and espe- cially her family and friends.
Surviving are her daughters, Paula Steffen of Morris, and Sherry Kobitter of Libertyville; five grand- children, Julie (Greg) Sturgis, Jenna Steffen, Nicholas, Michael and Christopher Kobitter; great granddaugh- ter, Sophia Sturgis and her brothers, Ivan (Elaine) Olson and Guy Olson.
She was preceded in death by her husband Dwight Irwin, by an infant son Steven, by her grandson, Alex Kobitter and also by eight brothers and sisters.
Visitation took place from Noon until time of servic- es at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 at the Eliza Community Church.
Interment followed at Eliza Creek Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to her church. Info: Burnett-Dane Funeral Home in Libertyville. 847- 362-3009 or sign the guest book at www.burnettdane.com.