She attended St. Francis Preparatory School and continued her studies at St. John’s University where she qualified as a pharmacist and also earned her MBA degree. She spent her career practicing as a pharmacist and worked in the Children’s Hospital of New York at New York Presbyterian Hospital in upper Manhattan.
She married Niall Hegarty in 2007 and became a doting mom to Julia who was born in 2010. Vivient, Niall, and Julia resided in Middle Village.
Vivien lived life to the fullest and especially enjoyed her trips each summer and Christmas to Cork City, Ireland. In recent years she also enjoyed her time spent in Bantam, Connecticut. Vivien will be deeply missed by her families both in Queens, New York and Cork, Ireland as well as her much loved and devoted friends in Middle Village.
We will all miss her presence, her laugh and her smile.
Mass of Chrisitan Burial offered at St. Margaret's Church on Modany, February 1, 2021 at 9:45 AM. Private Cremation offered at All Souls Crematory, East Elmhurst, NY under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Avenue, Maspeth, NY 11378.