Margaret L. "Peggy" (Carter) Vivlamore

Ilion: Mrs. Margaret L. "Peggy" (Carter) Vivlamore, 81, formerly of N. Fourth Avenue, Ilion, passed away peacefully in her sleep at Folts Homes, Herkimer, on Friday morning, July 16, 2010.

Peggy was born on June 5, 1929 in Herkimer, a daughter of the late Claude and Frances (Petrie) Carter. She was a graduate of Herkimer Schools. On August 1, 1949, she married Richard D. Vivlamore in Norwood, NY. He passed away on December 6, 2007. She was last employed as a nurse’s aide at Herkimer Hospital. Margaret was a member of Annunciation Church, Ilion, and its Rosary Society.

Mrs. Vivlamore leaves her loving family; her son: Thomas Vivlamore and his wife Nancy of Ilion; a daughter: Kathleen Decker and her husband Bernard of Mohawk; brothers: Eugene Carter of Herkimer, Richard Carter of Wisconsin, and Robert Carter of Arizona; a sister: Claudia Murray of Ilion; sisters-in-law: Linda Carter of Albany, Leona Carter of NC, Rachel Cummings of Florida, and Betty Chouniard of Oregon; and a brother-in-law: Jack Vivlamore and his wife Kathryn of Florida, and Charlie Ferguson of Parishville. She also leaves her grandchildren: James Mazzitelli and his companion Michelle Roth of Virginia, Aaron and Patrick Decker of Mohawk, Jennifer Williams and husband Scott of New Hartford, and David Vivlamore and wife Jackie of Herkimer; three great-grandchildren: Connell and Gavin Williams and Zack Harrington; also several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was predeceased by her husband: Richard; brothers: Ralph and George Carter; and a sister: Mary Hull.

Relatives and friends may pay their respects from 8:30 to 9:30 am on Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at the Enea Family Funeral Home, 4309 Acme Road, between Ilion and Frankfort (894-8000). Following the calling hour, her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by the Very Reverend Anthony Barratt, pastor at 10 am in Annunciation Church, West Street, Ilion. She will be laid to rest with her husband Richard, in St. Mary’s Cemetery, town of Herkimer.

The family would like to thank the staff on the fifth floor of Folts Homes, Herkimer for the loving care and comfort offered during her stay. Arrangements are by Daniel J. Enea, Funeral Director.

Memorial offerings may be made to the Annunciation Church or Folts Homes, Herkimer; envelopes may be obtained at the funeral home.

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