OSWEGO, NY – Gerry Vivlemore, 71, of Scriba, passed away Tuesday Dec. 24, 2013, in Las Vegas, en route to visit her father.
Born in Syracuse in October of 1942, she grew up in the Oswego area.
A 1960 graduate of Bishop Cunningham High School, she had a strong faith in God that carried her through life.
She loved life and each member of her family.
She will be missed by all who knew her, aloha for now.
She is survived by husband of 36 years, Raymond; her children, Tina (Jeff) Henkiel of Vestal, Jim (Sue) Toy, Ken (Carolyn) Toy both of Oswego, Ray Vivlemore III of Auburn and Christa VanWie of Mexico. She is also survived by her father, John (Anita) Fragale of Arizona; brothers, John ‘Boo’ of Arizona and Tom of Nevada; sisters, Pat (Steve) Burch of Oswego and Michelle (Scott) Burgess of Texas; 11 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; two aunts, an uncle, cousins, several nieces and nephews.
Gerry was predeceased by her mother, Francene Fragale of Oswego.
Gerry’s family wishes to give a very special thank you to the staff of University Physicians Oswego Oncology.
In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the American Cancer Society.
Per Gerry’s wishes, there are no calling hours.
A memorial service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, Oswego, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Gregory Kreinheder.
The Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego, is in care of the arrangements.