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Obituaries

Vivian L. Disch

Vivian L. Disch
Vivian L. Disch

ROCK FALLS – Vivian L. Disch, 73, of Rock Falls, died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at her home.

Vivian was born Oct. 1, 1940, in Carpenter, S.D., the daughter of Otto and Hannah (Iverson) McMillan. She married Elwin R. Janssen on June 24, 1958. She married Donald Dean Disch on Feb. 13, 1988. Vivian was a member of the Eagle’s Club and had volunteered at the Caring Center in Sterling.

Survivors include her husband, Donald; two daughters, Gwenda Hollaway of Rock Falls and Christy Janssen of Nelson; one son, Gale Janssen of Rock Falls; one stepdaughter, Sarah (Bob) Yates of Edgewood; three stepsons, Kevin Disch of Grove Spring, Mo., Todd Disch of Dixon and Alan Disch of Smithville, Mo; three brothers, Keith (Shirley) McMillan and Gene (Lois) McMillan, both of South Dakota, and Erwin McMillan of North Carolina; one sister, Ruby Johannsen of South Dakota; five grandchildren, Matthew A. Doyle, Blaze M. Hollaway, Zachery G. Janssen, Nayzeek E. Janssen, and River L. Mager; and three great-grandchildren, Angel L. Doyle, Destiny Doyle, and Bentley Holloway; and six stepgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Charles McMillan and Lyle McMillan; and her sister, Florence Batien.

A gathering of friends and family will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday and a memorial service at 10 a.m. Tuesday at McDonald Funeral Home & Crematory, 1002 12th Ave., Rock Falls, with the Rev. Dalmus Meeks officiating.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.

Visit www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.

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