FRAIL – Vivian Kathleen, 98, of Westfield, Queens Co. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 in Queens General Hospital surrounded by her family.
Born January 21, 1920, in Westfield, she was a daughter of the late Andrew and Effie (Smith) MacInnis.
Vivian was a teacher for 35 years and a lifelong member of the Westfield United Baptist Church, She enjoyed gardening and travelling She will be fondly remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother as well as the matriarch of her family and extended family.
She is survived by her daughter Connie (Lorne) Fancy; son Tom (Bunny Leal) both of Westfield; grandchildren Michael Fancy, Tina Mansfield, Kelsey Simms and Hayley Frail; great grandchildren Connor Mansfield, Jacob Fancy and Miley Huss; sisters Marguerite Cooke of Belleville On; Burdette Delorey of Halifax, N.S.
She was predeceased by her husband Perry, brothers Ronald, Colin and Duncan
Visitation will take place from 1:00 p.m. – 2 : 00 p.m. in Westfield United Baptist Church, Westfield with funeral service following at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 12, 2018. Pastor Royce Getson officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Westfield. Reception to follow in Westfield Community Center. Family flowers only, donations may be made to North Queens Fire Association, North Queens Community Health Center, Caledonia, Westfield United Baptist Church, or charity of choice. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com.
Special thanks to Queens County Home Support, North Queens Fire Association, Dr. D Sibley and the nursing staff of Queens General Hospital and Nova Scotia E.H.S.
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Connie, and Family,
So sorry to hear about your mom. My thoughts are with you. I’m sure you have many fond memories to help you through this sad time.
Jerry Mansfield & Bonnie Labrador
To Kathleen’s Family.
So sorry to hear of Kathleen’s passing. Such a nice lady. Please know that we are thinking of you.
Don and Elizabeth Webster
Sincere sympathy to the family of the late Kathleen Frail. She always had a smile for whomever she met, and was a quiet and pleasant lady. We have fond memories of her. .
Bruce and Sylvia Fancy
To Kay’s family, extended family and her many friends.
Kay was such a sweet lady. We enjoyed her many stories and the time we spent chatting with her . Our condolences to her family and friends.
Connie and Lorne . Sorry to hear of your Mother ‘s passing . She wlll be sadly missed .Thinking of you at this time. Muriel Joan Richard Canning .
I am very sorry for your loss. My condolences to all the family.
Leora Boutilier Cavanagh
Connie I am so sorry to hear of your Moms passing .My thoughts are with you at this difficult time . She was my favorite teacher . None could ever replace her .
Connie, Lorne and family
So sorry for your loss, you are all in our thoughts during this difficult time.
Sincerely Sherman, Tiffany and family
Terry &Sheila DeLong
So sorry to hear of Kay”s passing. She will be missed by all. You have all those years of memories.
Dwight and Christine Mansfield
Dear Ms Frail’s family: our deepest sympathies to you all Dwight and I were both lucky to have Kathleen as a teacher in grades 4-6 at the little school in Westfield which is now know as the Community Hall. She was such a loving and respected teacher I hope that you know how much she helped us become the people we are today. God bless you all as well as watch over you and prayers are coming to each one of her family…
Dwight and Christine XOXO’s
Cathy Crouse Marriott
So sorry for your loss
Sharon & Dennis Wills
Connie & family and Tommy & family, so sorry for your sad loss. Please know we are thinking of you at this difficult time. Your mom wasa wonderful lady. Love and prayers coming your way.
Sharon $ Dennis
To Connie,Tom and family …… Our deepest sympathy to you all for your loss of this lovely lady.You were all so fortunate to Kay in your lives for all these years.She always seemed to be so happy with life and was always so kind to those of us lucky enough to meet her. Love to all of you…Judy Flemming and family.
Delbert & Mary Weare
Connie and Lorne, So sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. She was such a wonderful school teacher and she helped so many students get a good start in life. She is gone now for a while and you will certainly miss her but she will be a part of that big resurrection mentioned at John 5:28,29. Also try to recall the many good times you shared together. With all our love, Del and Mary.
So sorry to hear of Mrs Frail’s passing
My Condolences to all the family
Rev. Vic Adams
Kathleen was a kind and gentle soul. I always enjoyed visiting her and had the privilege of baptizing her a few years ago. My sincere condolences to her family.
Vaughn & Kathy Rawding
Connie, Lorne, Tom and families
So sorry to hear of your mom,s passing, thinking of you all during this sad time
So sorry to hear of Kathleen’s passing, she was such a beautiful LADY, inside & out, & always had a smile.Hang on to all your special memories
Robert and Lorraine Quinn
Vivian worked with us during the days when we all worked to help children learn. She was a wonderful, caring teacher and her contribution to the lives of countless young people will live on for generations. Our sincere condolences to her family and friends.
My thoughts and prayers are with you Connie, Lorne and Tommy at this sad time. Kathleen was a good friend and colleague for many years. Her kind and gentle ways will be remembered and missed by all who knew her.
Lee and Darlene Sawler
Kathleen was a kind and gentle soul. One of my favorite teachers. She will truly be missed.
Our sincere condolences to all.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Kathleens Families.She will be missed by all that knew her.Hugs
Kathleen was a beautiful lady, always a smile and so kind to everyone.
My condolences to you all.
Tom and Sheila Sheppard
We were so sorry to hear of Kathleen’s passing. She was such a fine person, and was so helpful to us when we first arrived as young teachers at North Queens. Her office was an oasis of serenity, kindness and common sense. Her helpfulness to young students was legendary. The very best to all of the family.
Matthew and Lindsey
Very sad to hear the news of Kathleen’s passing. Condolences to Connie, Miley and family. Thinking of you today.
Matt, Lindsey, Hannah, Ira and Esme.