Vivian Karp

10/23/2012 3:53 PM |

Vivian Karp died Oct. 16 at her home in Orient, where she had lived for 10 years. She was 89 and had previously resided in East Marion for 18 years.

She was born Jan. 31, 1923, in Brooklyn to Vincent and Mary (Pisarelli) Babine, and she graduated from Shore Road Academy in Bay Ridge.

She is survived by her daughters, Janice Thomas of Orient, Barbara Thomas of Chicago and Lisa Block of Kendall Park, N.J.; her sons, Jason Karp of Jacksonville, Fla., and David S. Thomas of New York; and four grandchildren.

Arrangements were handled by Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport. Cremation was private. Donations may be made to East End Hospice or Katinka House.