Vivian E. Kaser, age 96, of Batesville, Indiana and formerly of Liberty, Indiana died early Sunday morning December 27, 2020, at St. Andrews Health Campus in Batesville, Indiana.

Born March 16, 1924 in Falmouth, Kentucky she was the daughter of the late Albert & Nellie (Fields) Barnard. On August 8, 1942 she was united in marriage to Paul H. Kaser, and he preceded her in death on December 8, 2012.

Vivian graduated from Short High School in 1942. She attended Edwards Memorial Methodist Church, baking cookies and pies when needed. She enjoyed sewing, crafts, puzzles and working outside. Her greatest enjoyment came from her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A homemaker, she also assisted her husband Paul in farming for many years. They enjoyed traveling, and after retirement they spent several months each year in Florida.

Survivors include a daughter & son-in-law, Betty Jo (Vernon) Huber of Sunman, Indiana, a son & daughter-in-law Roy E. (Sandra) Kaser of Canton, Georgia; six grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents and husband Paul, she was preceded in death by a sister, Mabel Bonar, as well as three brothers, William Barnard, Hobart Barnard, and Donald Barnard.

Pastor Scott Bell of the Edwards Memorial Methodist Church will officiate the private services, with burial in Maple Grove Cemetery in Brookville.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the St. Andrews Health Campus Patient Activity Fund or the Edwards Memorial United Methodist Church. The staff of Phillips & Meyers Funeral Home is honored to once again serve the Kaser family, to sign the online guest book or send personal condolences please visit