Vivian Jill Dowell Stebbing, 58, of Lehigh Acres, died Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at Hope Hospice. She was born Sept. 18, 1953, in Prince George County, Md., one of 10 children of Aubrey Elmo and Katherine Virginia (Wright) Dowell.
She was employed for many years as a customer service representative for a printing company. She and her husband, Carl, moved to Lehigh in 1990. She was a life member of the VFW Post 4174 Ladies Auxiliary and a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary.
She is survived by her husband, Carl E. Stebbing; "daughter," Sheri L. (Thomas) Raleigh and grandchildren, Cooper, Ethan and Isabel Raleigh; sisters, Joan Rynders of Littleton, Colo., Janet (Archie) Warnick of Bowie, Md., Joyce (Stephen) Donovan of Lehigh Acres, Jenny (Roy) Spicer of Conway, S.C., and Jacqueline Dowell of Hagerstown, Md.; brothers, John (Kathy) Dowell of Bowie, Md., and Jeffery (Susan) Dowell of Upper Marlboro, Md.; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Vivian Jill Dowell Stebbing
Memorial services were held Monday, May 21, 2012, in the Chapel of Hope Hospice.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to Hope Hospice, at 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908.
Friends may sign the guest book online at: www.horizonfunerals.com.