Vivian J. Pieper, 86 of Waukegan, Illinois passed away on Friday, January 4, 2018 at Aurora Medical Center Hospital in Kenosha, WI.
She was born on August 14, 1932 to the late Elmer and Wilhelmina (Koster) Fallos in Waukegan, Illinois. Vivian was very proud to have served her country in the United States Air Force. On March14, 1953 she married Leo Pieper; he preceded her in death on May 13, 2000. In her early years she enjoyed baking, canning, knitting and embroidering, while in her later years she could be always be found with a word search book.
Vivian is survived by her sons, Mark (Sheri) Pieper and Jeff (Sivaporn) Pieper, her granddaughter, Sarah Pieper, her brother Leroy Fallos and her sister Myra (David) Carpenter.
She was preceded in death by husband Leo, her parents, her infant sons, Bruce and Russell Pieper, her grandson, Jason Pieper, her brothers, Elmer Fallos Jr., Donald, and Levern Fallos.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. at Warren Funeral Home located at 1475 N. Cemetery Rd. Gurnee, Illinois. Services will be held on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Fr. James Merold will officiate.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in Vivian’s name be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital at 501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105 or by going to www.stjude.org or if you would prefer the American Cancer society located at 225 N. Michigan Ave. Suite 1200 Chicago, Illinois 60601 or by going to www.cancer.org.
The family is being assisted by Warren Funeral Home.