Vivian Ann Beckman (nee Morton), of Lake Saint Louis, MO, passed away Sunday, January 21, at the age of 86. Beloved wife of over 62 years to John Edward Beckman; cherished daughter of the late Robbie and Gladys Morton; devoted mother of the late John Steven Beckman, Norman Daniel (Rebecca Lynn) Beckman, Debra Suzanne (Philip Edward) Derda; loving grandmother of John Steven Beckman, Brian Christopher Beckman, Taylor Milan Derda and Simon Edward Derda; treasured great-grandmother of Amos Jack Beckman; dear sister of the late Janet (the late Bobby) Malley.
Vivian was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother who always had a kind and enjoyable personality. She was strong and dedicated. Also, quite an artist and enjoyed expressing her creativity through painting, sewing, and crafting. She loved to get lost in a good book.
Vivian and Ed loved traveling extensively throughout the United States and Canada. Their motor home trips with friends were some of their fondest memories.
Vivian was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Memorials may be made in Vivian's name to Arthritis Foundation or the American Heart Association.