Vivian Lee Street, of Fayette, passed away April 25, 2015 at Progress West Hospital in O'Fallon, Missouri. She was 86 years old.
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Vivian was born October 8, 1928 near New Franklin, Missouri, a daughter of Lance and Ethel Lee Overstreet. She married William Kenneth Street on December 26, 1948. He preceded her in death on August 10, 2010 after nearly 62 years of marriage.
Mrs. Street was a longtime member of the Fayette First Christian Church and was a member of the Fayette Golden Study Club. She had been a recipient of the Fayette Rotary Businessperson of the Year Award and named a Paul Harris Fellow. Vivian supported her community through volunteering for or running many activities including, but not limited to, the Fayette Fourth of July Celebrations, the Fayette Sesquicentennial, Halloween and Christmas parades and luminaries, and in many other ways. She helped run the Drugstore along with her beloved husband, Kenneth Street at the family business, Street Drugs, for many years.
Her family remembers her as having a servant's heart, always wanting to help others, which was demonstrated in her love and commitment to her family, especially her grandchildren. Cherishing her memory are two sons, Robert Dennis Street and wife, Barbara Ellen of St. Charles, Missouri and Thomas Keith Street and wife Cheryl Lynn of Defiance, Missouri; four grandchildren, Jonathan Dennis Street and wife, Laura; Joshua Paul Street, Kathryn Lee Street and Jennifer Ann Street; two brothers, Kenneth Overstreet of Winterhaven, Florida, Lance "Buddy" Overstreet of Boonville; five sisters, Mary Rohlfing of Fayette, Helen Gibbs of Plymouth, Michigan, Martha Smith of Laurie, Missouri, Sarah Bratton of Topeka, Kansas and Betty DeYoung of Columbia.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two infant sons, William Kenneth and Robert Dale Street; two brothers, Reuben and Jesse Overstreet and two sisters, Lucille Allen and Josephine Johnson.
Services honoring Vivian's life will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 2, 2015 at the Fayette First Christian Church with Rev. Paula Ritchie officiating. Visitation will be Saturday afternoon from 12 p.m. until time of service at the church. Those attending are encouraged to bring written notes of special memories of Vivian and how she influenced their life to share with her family. Interment will be at Fayette City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to the Fayette First Christian Church.
Arrangements entrusted to Carr-Yager Funeral Home, Fayette, Missouri.
Carr-Yager Funeral Home
204 N Linn St
Fayette, MO 65248
Published in Boonville Daily News from Apr. 28 to May 5, 2015