William and Vivian Vivian J. Dreher
88, of Strasburg died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 in the Park Village Health Care Center. Born Dec. 10, 1925 in Columbia she was a daughter of the late Raymond and Mary Wallick Barnhart. Vivian was also preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, William "Bill" Dreher on March 29, 2013; son, Kenny Dreher and her brother, Bill Barnhart. She was a faithful member of the First Lutheran Church in Strasburg and was an auxiliary member of the New Philadelphia VFW and the Charles Hofer Post of the Strasburg American Legion. Vivian loved being with her family, especially her grandchildren. She and Bill always enjoyed traveling around the county watching their children and grandchildren with their sporting activities. They were Tigers through and through.
A wonderful and loving mother and grandmother, Vivian will be sadly missed by her three children, Lewis (Sally) Dreher, Lynnea (Karl) Thomas, and Charles (Karen) Dreher, all of Strasburg and her daughter-in-law, Kathy Plunkett of New Philadelphia; 11 grandchildren, Kara Dreher, Kris Dreher, Mindy Dreher, Nathan (Jenn) Dreher, Josh (Nancy) Thomas, Seth (Jamie) Thomas, Damian (Lindsay) Thomas, Clay Thomas, Tyler (Brittany) Dreher, Travis (Courtney) Dreher, Trevor (Sarah) Dreher and Tanner Dreher; 13 great-grandchildren, Aiden "A.J.", Kameron, Deacon, Aubrey, Zane, Garrett, Violet, Riley, Lydia, Grant "G.W.", Baylee, Landyn and Greyson.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014 at 11 a.m. in the First Lutheran Church at Strasburg with Pastor Karen Biggerstaff officiating. Interment will be in the Grandview Union Cemetery at Strasburg. Friends can call in the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home and Crematory at Dover on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. Those wishing to express their fondest memories of Vivian may do so by visiting the on line obituaries and flowers link on the funeral homes website. The family would like to thank Park Village Health Care Center for their wonderful and compassionate care of Both Vivian and Bill the last few years. Memorial contributions may be made to First Lutheran Church at 211 8th St., SW, Strasburg, Ohio 44680.