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Vivian D. (Hamilton) Rumple

November 1, 1938 ~ January 17, 2024 (age 85) 85 Years Old

Vivian Rumple Obituary

Vivian D. Rumple, 85, of Decatur, IN, passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2024, at Adams Woodcrest. Vivian was born on November 1, 1938, in Lafayette, IN, to the late Carl E. and Bonnie D. (Sines) Hamilton. On August 26, 1956, Vivian married Richard A. Rumple, he preceded her in death on March 27, 2015.

She was a homemaker, worked at Peytons in Bluffton, and as a cook for North Adams Community Schools.

She was in the Tiger Lilies Garden Club. Vivian and Dick enjoyed their twenty winters they spent in Estero, Florida.

Vivian was a wonderful wife, mother, sister, grandmother, and great grandmother.

Above all else she was so proud of her family and with honor and enthusiasm, she loved her family with everything she had.

She is survived by her son, Richard A. (Ila) Rumple Jr. of Angola, IN; 2 daughters, Diana D. (Paul) Fuelling and Cheryl L. (Jim) Franze both of Decatur; a daughter-in-law, Kari Rumple of Estero, FL; 3 brothers, David L. (Jeanne) Hamilton, Alan E. (Joy) Hamilton and Rex H. Hamilton all of Decatur; a sister-in-law, Nancy Hamilton of Estero, FL; 10 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in the death by her son, Randall W. Rumple; her sister, Carol J. McKean; her brother, Charles L. “Chuck” Hamilton; her beloved dachshund, Puddles.

A Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, January 22, 2024, at Haggard-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home, with Pastor Dave Fox officiating. Visitation will be 2 hours prior to the service from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Burial will follow in the Decatur Cemetery.

Preferred memorials are to A.C.C.F. Angel Alzheimer’s Fund.

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January 22, 2024

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Haggard Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home
225 West Adams Street
Decatur, IN 46733

Funeral Service
January 22, 2024

1:00 PM
Haggard Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home
225 West Adams Street
Decatur, IN 46733


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