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Mavis Mae (Blair) Vigorito

March 5, 1946 ~ January 7, 2022 (age 75)

Obituary

Mavis Mae Vigorito – Dracut, MA 

Mavis May Vigorito age 75 of Dracut, MA died on Friday, January 7, 2022 at Lowell General Hospital.  She was born on March 5, 1946 in New London, CT the daughter of the late, Clayton and Eleanor (Whipple) Blair.  She was raised in Ledyard, CT and graduated from Norwich Free Academy in Norwich, CT Class of 1964.  Mavis graduated from the Melrose Wakefield Hospital School of Nursing in 1967.  She worked as a nurse at Cambridge Hospital for over 40 years.

Mavis loved to spend time at her son’s house where she spoiled her grandchildren who always called her “Nonni”.  She traveled to the Caribbean with her daughter and watched the Red Sox and Patriots games with her husband. She loved to play Scrabble, Yahtzee and Sudoku. Her favorite time of the year was when she went to her cottage in Hillsborough, NH where she would swim, garden, read, and entertain family and friends in the summers.  She will be remembered as a kind, generous and caring person.

She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Robert Vigorito of Dracut, MA, her children, Dena Vigorito of Methuen, MA, David Vigorito and his wife, Heather of Andover, MA, Her sister, Erla Youknot of Windsor, VT.  Her grandchildren, Zoe Vigorito and Gavin Vigorito also survive her. 

Family and friends are invited to come celebrate the life of Mavis Vigorito on Sunday, March 13, 2022 from 11 AM - 2:00 PM at the Tewksbury Country Club, 1880 Main Street, Tewksbury, MA 01876.  The family will be having a sharing of stories and memories of Mavis at 12:30 PM.

 

 

Nurse’s prayer

Give me strength and wisdom

When others need my touch 

A soothing word to speak to them 

Their hearts yearn for so much 

Give me joy and laughter 

To lift a weary soul 

Pour in me compassion 

To make the broken whole 

Give me gentle, healing hand 

For those left in my care 

A blessing to those who need me 

This is a Nurse’s prayer 

 

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Services

Celebration of Life
Sunday
March 13, 2022

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Tewksbury Country Club
1880 Main Street
Tewksbury, MA 01876

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