Obituary Vivian Kenyon


Vivian Helen Kenyon

October 21, 2016


Vivian Helen Kenyon, 88-year-old longtime Riverton resident, passed away on October 21, 2016 at Worland Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Worland.

Vivian was born on December 11, 1927 in Verdel, Nebraska to Edd and Albina (Janacek) Hubenka.

After high school, she attended the Omaha College of Cosmetology. She moved to Wyoming following graduation. She married Lyle Allen Kenyon on February 12, 1957 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

For over 40 years she owned and was an instructor at the Beauty School in Lander at the same time she and Lyle ran the OK Beauty Salon in Riverton.

Vivian was an adventurous woman, an avid reader, animal lover and gardener who loved being outdoors. She enjoyed being with her family and was very proud to have 5 generations together.

She was preceded in death by her husband, 13 brothers and sisters, one infant daughter, Sharon and one grandson, Bain.

Survivors include her daughters, Carolyn (Gary) Robbins of Worland and Tanya (Willard) Kenyon of Keenesburg, Colorado, three grandchildren, Colette (Chris) Kocher, Rabel and Charne Kenyon; 5 Great-grandchildren, Brittney, Trevor (Patricia), Thane, Raelynn and Thomas and 4 Great-great-grandchildren, Cameron, Jayden, Alexis and Tate.

Graveside services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at the Mountain View Cemetery in Riverton. Pastor Dale Thompson is officiating the service. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society in care of Bryant Funeral Home, PO Box 524, Worland, WY 82401. Online condolences may be made at