Vivian was born July 19, 1922, in Plattsburg, Missouri, to Delbert Ernest and Mary Marie (Black) Ingram.
A homemaker, Vivian married Joseph William Cruth on May 16, 1939, in Maryville, Missouri who preceded her in death July 27, 1989.
Vivian was of the Baptist faith and a member of the Eagle's Auxiliary #3669, Maryville, for 20 years.
Preceding in death were her husband, her parents, an infant sister Audrey Louise Ingram, son Joseph W. (Bill) Cruth and brother Delbert Ingram.
Survivors include daughters Sharon Nelson, Concordia, Missouri, Shirley Cruth, Maryville, 10 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, 19 great great grandchildren, brother Eugene Ingram, sisters Alice Giannotti, Annabelle Baker, and Phyllis Manneveld.
A visitation will be held from 2-4:00 PM, Sunday, March 3, 2013, at the Price Funeral Home Chapel, Maryville, Missouri.
Graveside services and burial will be 2:00 PM Monday, March 4, 2013 at Nodaway Memorial Gardens, Maryville, Missouri.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to "The Family" and the donations will go to the American Heart Association in Vivian's name.