Gerry Vivlemore, 71, of Scriba passed away Dec. 24, 2013, in Las Vegas, en route to visit her father.
Born in Syracuse in October 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, and Ray Vivlemore III of Auburn, and Christa VanWie of Mexico.
She is also survived by her father, John (Anita) Fragale of Arizona; and brothers John ‘Boo’ of Arizona, Tom of Nevada; sisters, Pat (Steve) Burch of Oswego and Michelle (Scott) Burgess of Texas; 11 grandchildren and 1 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 at 11 a.m. today — Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 — at St. Joseph Church, Oswego, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by the Rev. Gregory Kreinheder.
The Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego, is in care of the arrangements.