MISSOULA - Vicki, 56, of Missoula, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2009, at Hillside Manor of natural causes.
She was born Aug. 3, 1952, to Paul and Margaret Nelson. She graduated from Sacred Heart Academy of Missoula.
On May 20, 1972, she married Chuck Zander. They lived in Potomac for several years. While there, she devoted her life to being a wife, loving mother, and a caring sister. Her boys were her life.
She loved the outdoors and any activity that allowed her to be outside. She looked forward to visiting with friends and family. She enjoyed animals and loved everything to do with music.
She was the most kind and generous person you would have ever met. She always had a warm welcome for everybody. She was openly affectionate and was never afraid to say "I love you." She would give anybody the shirt off her back.
She was preceded in death by her mother Margaret Nelson.
She is survived by her father Paul; brothers Brady (Cindy) and Mike; her two sons Jimmy (Kathy) and Mike (Beth); and her grandchildren Blake, Wyatt, Keith, Emmett, Jaylee and Jada.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 1 at Garden City Funeral Home.