Vivian was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church in Morristown, Tennessee, and a hospital volunteer for 26 years. She enjoyed gardening and being a homemaker.
She is survived by her son, Glenn Gerber; brothers, Harold Hubert Horace and Richard Horace; nieces and nephews; and dogs, Benji and Skally.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lt. Col. Nelson A. Gerber; parents, Harold and Betty (nee Marote) Horace; and sister, Shirley Waugh.
Friends may call Monday, July 22, 2013 at the Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second St., Elyria from 6 to 8 P.M. Funeral Service will be at the funeral home on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 11 A.M., Rev. Rick Stein will officiate. Interment will follow at Brookdale Cemetery in Elyria.