Vivian Cockrell, 60, Pawnee City

July 8, 1957 - April 11, 2018

Vivian Cockrell, 60, of Pawnee City, passed away on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 in Lincoln, Nebraska. She was born on July 8, 1957 in Axtell, Kansas to Lavern and Evelyn (Fritch) Kroemer.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lavern and Evelyn Kroemer, sister, Audrey Ruth Butler, uncles, Vernon Branek and Zeno Gottula.

Vivian is survived by her son, Joshua and wife Katie Sharpe of Mead, NE, grandson Jared of Mead, NE, brother, Norman and wife Constance Kroemer of Bern, KS, nieces, Rachel Kroemer of Seneca, NE, Wendy and Randy Mathers of Table Rock, NE, nephew, Eric and Wendy Reuter of Verdon, NE, Aunts, Quetta Binder, Carolyn Graham, Bonita & Dennis Schuster, Dorothy Fritch, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Services: 10:00 a.m. Monday, April 16, 2018 at Friedens United Church of Christ, rural Bern, Kansas with Rev. Jacqueline Lamensky officiating. Visitation: Sunday, April 15, 2018 from Noon-5:00 p.m., at Wherry Mortuary, 919 G Street, Pawnee City, Nebraska. Interment will be in the Friedens U.C.C. Cemetery, rural Bern, Kansas. Memorials to Friedens U.C.C. Online condolences may be left at

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