Vivian E. Baughman
age 89, of Canton died Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at her residence. She was born Aug. 10, 1923 in New Philadelphia, Ohio. She retired from nursing at Mercy Hospital. Vivian was a member of the Westbrook Park United Methodist Church and Mercy Hospital Nurses Alumni. She was an Army Nurses Cadet and volunteered for Doctor's Hospital in Massillon. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert I; sister, Phyllis A. Moore; son, James W.; son-in-law, Frank V. Bailey.
Vivian is survived by her daughter, Susan M. Bailey of Columbus, Ohio; sons, John R and David E. Baughman; sister, Catherine J. Forgach, all of Canton,; four grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter and awaiting another great-granddaughter; and three nieces of Columbus, Ohio.
Calling hours will be held in the Reed Funeral Home Canton Chapel on Monday, June 24, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with funeral service to follow at 1 p.m. with Sister Susanne Skorich officiating. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Burial Park in New Philadelphia, Ohio. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Mercy Hospice, 7568 Whipple Ave. NW, North Canton, OH 44720. To send condolences please visit the online guestbook at
Published in The Repository from June 22 to June 23, 2013