Montrose County, Colorado
OBITUARY - VIOLA VIVIAN (HAMILTON) POLLOCK
June 18, 1913 - October 17, 1999
MOUNT AYR, Iowa - Viola Vivian HAMILTON was born in Cedaredge, Colo. on June 18, 1913, the daughter of Frank and Ida
(CLOSSON) HAMILTON. Viola died on Sunday, Oct. 17, 1999, in Mount Ayr, Iowa, at the age of 86.
She grew up in Cedaredge where she attended and graduated from the Cedaredge High School, and grew to adulthood.
Vivian was united in marriage to Lynn R. POLLOCK on Dec. 24, 1932, in Cedaredge and six children were born to this union.
In 1951, the POLLOCK family moved to Ringgold County, Iowa, where Vivian made her home until the time of her death.
After her husband's death, she took nurses aid training and stayed with several senior citizens so they could stay in
their own homes. The last several years, Vivian made her home with her son, James POLLOCK and wife Patty, and spent time
with other family members.
Vivian was a member and faithfully attended the Wishard Chapel United Methodist Church.
Left to cherish Vivan's memory are four sons: James POLLOCK and wife Patty, of Mount Ayr, Iowa; John POLLOCK and wife
Catherine, of Malvern, Iowa; Frank POLLOCK and wife Judy, of Mount Ayr, Iowa; Tom POLLOCK and wife Helen, of Malvern,
Iowa; one daughter, Erma and husband Charles SCEARCY, of Ollie, Iowa; 15 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.
Other family survivors include one sister, Melva JONES, of Eckert; one brother-in-law, Avery POLLOCK and wife Wanda, of
Austin, Colo.; two sisters-in-law: Edith LEONARD, of Delta [CO]; Mildred HAMILTON, of Hotchkiss [CO]; and a host of other family
Vivian was preceded in death by her parents, husband, an infant daughter; and one brother, Ray HAMILTON, of Hotchkiss [CO].
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, July of 2010
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