Aug. 1, 1953 - Mar. 2, 2014
SOUTH BEND - Vicki R. Long, 60, of South Bend passed away on Sunday, March 2nd at 7:45 AM. Vicki was born on August 8, 1953 in Grand Rapids, MI to Niles A. and Norma J. (Feirick) Stephan. On October 22, 2009, the former Vicki R. Morgan married James E. Long, who survives. Vicki is also survived by one daughter, Amber J. Morgan of South Bend; three stepsons, James C. Long of South Bend, Rick (Renee) Padget of Osceola, and Lon (Connie) Padget of Florida; two sisters, Cindy A. (Dave) Grover of Holland, MI and Barbara J. (Greg) Rice of South Bend; one brother, Niles A. Stephan, Jr. of Grand Rapids, MI; and seven grandchildren: Kelby, Kayla, Andreona, Jimmy, Paigh, Riley, and Colton, all of whom she loved and cherished. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one grandson, Nykolas S. Morgan. Vicki's hobbies included shuffleboard, traveling with the Wandering Woman's League, and she loved spending time with her grandchildren. She was an Auxiliary Member of the Bourbon American Legion Post 424. Visitation hours will be Wednesday, March 5th from 4:00 PM-6:00 PM at Hanley and Sons Funeral Home "Southwest Chapel" located at 23421 State Road 23 / West Ireland Road, South Bend. Services will start at 6:00 PM with Pastor Ervin Mize officiating. Vicki's wishes were to be cremated and her loving family has honored those wishes. In lieu of flowers, please make all memorial contributions to the family at 23421 State Road 23, South Bend, IN. 46614. The HANLEY
& Sons Funeral Home "Southwest Chapel" handled arrangements and services and extends its deepest sympathy and heartfelt prayers to the family of Vicki Long.