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Vivian Buening

November 6, 1933 — November 2, 2022

Vivian P. Buening, 88, Seneca, MO, passed away 9:50pm, November 2, 2022 at her home in rural Seneca.

Vivian Pauline Osborn was born November 6, 1933 in Neosho, MO the daughter of Paul and Edna Florence (Davenport) Osborn. Vivian was a lifelong area resident. She formerly worked as a seamstress for La-Z-Boy Midwest in Neosho, MO. She loved sewing, crafts, making jewelry, cooking, gardening and most of all spending time with her family. Vivian was of the Methodist faith. She attended the formerly Swars Prairie Methodist Church. She moved her membership to the Seneca United Methodist Church after Swars Prairie Methodist church consolidated with Seneca United Methodist Church.

Vivian P. Osborn married Lloyd Buening July 26, 1971 in Miami, OK and he preceded her in death October 30, 2012. Vivian was also preceded in death by her parents Paul and Edna Osborn; one daughter Kathrine Farmer; one granddaughter, Felicia Barnett; two brothers, Darrell Osborn and Roy Osborn and one sister Ina Ruth Shafer.

Survivors include two sons, Everett Renfro and wife Sandy and Edward and wife Ruth all of Seneca; 8 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and five great great-grandchildren.

Viewing and Visitation will be held from 2 to 3 pm, Sunday, November 6, 2022 at the Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca, MO.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 pm, Monday, November 7, 2022 at the Swars Prairie Baptist Cemetery south of Seneca on DD highway.

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Sunday, November 6, 2022

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

Campbell Biddlecome Funeral Home

1101 Cherokee Ave, PO Box 380, Seneca, MO 64865

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Monday, November 7, 2022

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Swars Prarie Baptist Cemetery

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