Vivian Eblin, 79, of Taylorville, IL passed away in Gowin Parc, Pana IL on Sunday January 22, 2012 at 5:45a.m.  She was born March 12, 1932 in Prairie Farm, WI to Oscar and Nina (Moen) Westlund.  She married Robert LaClair Eblin, 1952 in the Little Brown Church in the Vale at Nashua, Iowa.  She retired from Georgia Pacific after 25 years when the plant closed.  Vivian raised her family in Taylorville.  She will be greatly missed by children and grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She loved to play cards, marbles and spending time with the grand kids.  She was a great listener adn always offered encouragement.  She was always in a good mood, fun loving and never met a stranger.  She is leaving a lot of wonderful friends to go home with God.

Survived by son: Ron Eblin Companion (Tina Mundhenke) of Taylorville, IL; daughters: Yvonne (Bob) Yard of Taylorville, IL and Debbie (Kurt) Bangert of Nokomis, IL, Suzy (Bob) Anderson of Springfield, IL and Pam (Henry)Prehn of Taylorville, IL.  Grandchildren: Melanie, McKenzie, Stevi, Brittany, Klint, Taylor,Morgan, Brandon, Tanner,Nikki, Ryan andPaula.  Great Grandchildren Tyler, Mason, Cayden, Avery, Eli, Emery, Olivia, Jackson, Hannah, Hunter Eva,Leah Stephanie, Aiden, Ethan, Aliccia, Clayton, Davis,Liam, Savannah, Alexander, Lillian and Madeline.  Special Friend: Marvin Phares; Son-in-law: Randy ( Kathy) Gronewald.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughters, Sheri Eblin and Dawn (Eblin) VanHooser.

Private Family Services: Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville, IL with Elder Deby Klein officiating.  Interment will be at Oak Hill Cemetery, Taylorville, IL.

Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville IL.  Sign on line guest book at


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