Vivian “Zim” Wenderoth, Columbiana, Ohio

Warrick-Kummer-Rettig Funeral Home

October 6, 2020

Vivian "Zim" Wenderoth, Columbiana, Ohio - obit
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COLUMBIANA, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Vivian “Zim” Wenderoth, age 94, of Columbiana, died on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, at Assumption Village, North Lima.

She was born on March 21, 1926, in Columbiana, a daughter of the late Homer and Catherine Shearer Zimmerman.

Vivian was a homemaker.

She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Columbiana.

She spent a portion of her life living in Kansas City and California after high school.

Vivian had also worked at A & P Grocery Store in Columbiana.

Her husband, Robert V Wenderoth, whom she married on March 8, 1953, preceded her in death on, May 1, 2013.

Vivian is survived by her daughter, Kathy Wenderoth of Columbiana; son, Gary (Kris McKee) Wenderoth of Columbiana; sister, Joan Gaskill of Columbiana and two grandsons, Daniel and Phillip Wenderoth.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Evelyn Cross, LaNorma Shirey and Jane Garrity and a brother, Larry Zimmerman.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic the family has chosen to hold private family services at the Warrick-Kummer-Rettig Funeral home, Columbiana.

Burial will take place at Columbiana Cemetery, Columbiana.

Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 3711 Starr Centre Drive, Suite 4, Canfield, OH 44406.

Family and friends may send condolences at

A television tribute will air Thursday, October 8 at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV.

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