Vivian Joann Fellman

Born: Sun., Sep. 1, 1935
Died: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019

Funeral Service

Sat., Feb. 16, 2019
Location: - Not available -


10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Sat., Feb. 16, 2019
Location: Waskom Capitol Hill Chapel

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Vivian Joann Fellman, 83, of Richmond, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones on Tuesday, February, 12, 2019 at Reid Health in Richmond.


She was born on September 1, 1935 in East Germantown, IN, the daughter of Redford L. and Nancy Kathryn (Boyer) Lockwood and was a 1953 graduate of Lincoln High School. She was of the Pentecostal faith. Joann retired as an operator for GTE telephone and was a long time volunteer with the Salvation Army.


Survivors include her children, Greggory (Ikuko) Fellman and Michael (Traci) Fellman; grandchildren, Takeharu Fellman and Erika (Kevin) Parrish; a sister, Alta Grace Phillips; and nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Burton E. Fellman; a sister, Mary Louise DeAnne and a brother, Martin L. Lockwood.


Friends may gather at Waskom Capitol Hill Chapel in Cambridge City on Saturday, February 16, 2019 from 10:00 am until start of services at 1:00 pm. Pastor Allen

Henderson will be officiating. Burial will follow in Zion’s Lutheran Cemetery in Pershing, IN.


Memorial contributions maybe made COPD Foundation, 3300 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Miami, FL 33134.


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Paul Fowler
   Posted Fri February 15, 2019

SHADES OF ELEGANCE was sent by Paul Fowler.

To Aunt Joan - You will always be remembered for the fun times, the dry laugh and the happy smile. To Gregg and Mike - we love you! Paul N Pam Fowler

Venita Milburn
   Posted Fri February 15, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family through this difficult time.

James Bakanowicz
   Posted Fri February 15, 2019

GARDEN PATH was sent by Dollar Tree 710.

Our deepest condolences R.I.P. From your friends at Dollar Tree

James Bakanowicz
   Posted Fri February 15, 2019

GRANDMA'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was sent by Jim Bakanowicz , Audrey, Ashley, and Michele.

Our deepest condolences to the Fellman family R.I.P. Joann From The Bakanowicz family

Susan Beeson
   Posted Fri February 15, 2019
So sorry for your loss.
I worked with Joann at GTE, she was such a sweet lady.
Many at GTE loved her.

Michael Sell
   Posted Sat February 16, 2019
I met Joann when she worked at the Salvation Army Thrift Store. IShe was such a genuinely sweet and caring person. This world will miss Joann. She brightened the day of everyone she encountered. May God give all her family and friends the strength to get through this most difficult of times.

Pat Waskom
   Posted Sun February 17, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a very sweet lady. In my prayers.