- October 27, 2020
- Posted by: Patty Coenen
- Category: News
Caron, Sister Vivienne (Marie Vivian Germaine), formerly Sister Anne Genevieve, entered Eternal Life on October 24, 2020 in Chatham, Ontario. She was born in Pain Court, Ontario 92 years ago, the daughter of the late Adelard and Annie Caron (nee Gamble). Sr. Vivienne entered the Ursuline Sisters of Chatham in 1947.
During those years she served as a teacher in Chatham, Mount Carmel, Toronto, Tecumseh and Windsor. Sister also served as Directress of Sisters in Temporary Profession, local leader at Brescia and Glengarda, and choir leader for the Sisters. For several years Sister Vivienne had been a volunteer to sick and elderly in Windsor. Sister is survived by several nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by siblings Sister Marie Anne IBVM (1988), Mae (1991), Paul (1992), Bernadette Connoly (2009), James (2013) and Patrick (2016). The Ursuline Community will hold a private prayer service. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 1:30 pm at Blessed Sacrament Church, Chatham. Interment will be in St. Anthony’s Cemetery.
Those hoping to attend the funeral are required to register their attendance by calling the funeral home at 519-352-5120 or registering online.
Donations in memory of Sister Vivienne may be made to “Chatham Ursuline Charities”, 20 Merici Way, Chatham, Ontario N7L 3L8 or to the charity of your choice.