Vivian Tellier

Obituary of Vivian Sadie Tellier

Vivian Tellier (nee Buchan)

It is with deep sadness, but with gratitude, for a long well lived life, that the family of Vivian Tellier announce her peaceful passing early Tuesday morning, March 31, 2020 at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance,at the age of 91. Reunited with her beloved husband Adelard (2019) of 72 years. Loving Mother to Linda (late Réné) Labonté, Donald (Barb) Tellier, Sandra (Ken Drew) (late Ken) Morrison, Ernest (Elaine) Tellier,Karen (Dave) Cooper, Barb (Roger) Rondot and Diane (Laurens) Voskamp. Loved and missed by 17 grandchildren, predeceased by grandson Ron Tellier (2000), and 28 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by brothers Royce, Stewart and Robert Buchan. Survived by sister Eunice (Bob) Gobert, sister-in-laws Colleen Buchan and Rose Carr. Predeceased by parents John and Sadie Buchan. Predeceased by brothers and sisters-in laws Reall, Armand (surviving wife Orize), Harry, Raymond, Maurice, Edna Glasier, Dorothy Tremblay, Jean Glasier, Theresa Ladouceur. Mom was a very hardworking supportive wife and loving Mother. Always living life to its fullest, Mom spent many years with Dad farming, camping, playing cards and winters in Florida. Mom was also an active CWL and K-Cette member for many years. Mom truly enjoyed years of involvement at the Tilbury Leisure Centre. Family meant everything to her as they always came first. A private gaveside service held Friday April 3, 2020 at 11 a.m. followed by a virtual mass at St. Francis Xavier Church, conducted by Father Chris Bourdeau.  We wish to thank her outstanding caregivers at: VON PSW’s, Chatham-Kent Health Alliance and Tilbury Manor. Their compassion and tenderness will not be forgotten. In lieu of flowers, on-line donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be greatly appreciated. Online condolences may be made at


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