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John A. Viverette  

John A. Viverette

September 29, 1930-November 9, 2017

John A. Viverette, age 87, of Hockessin, DE, and formerly of Newark, DE, passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2017.

Born in Baltimore, MD on September 29, 1930, he was the son of the late Jacob John and Margaret (Reaney) Viverette. John attended Baltimore City College, Maryland Institute of Arts and in later years, attended the University of Delaware. He later made his career as a graphics director for Crown Cork and Seal in Baltimore, retiring after 11 years. John was a charter member of the Newark Senior Center.
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Joy (Hoffman) Viverette. He is survived by his sons, Jon A. Viverette (Christine) of Edgewood, MD and Christian R. Viverette ( Jennifer) of Mechanicsville, MD; 3 granddaughters and 4 grandsons.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 5 pm until 7 pm on Monday evening, November 13, 2017, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 7 pm. Interment will be held at 11 am on Tuesday morning, November 14, 2017, at Parkwood Cemetery, 3310 Taylor Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21234.

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  1. Kellie Kirkpatrick, November 11, 2017

    Sorry for your loss. Prayers going out for you and your family!

  2. Larry and Peggy McKinnon, November 11, 2017

    It’s just around the corner!

  3. Don & Jean Nelson, November 11, 2017

    It was good to talk with you, Chris, upon learning of your Dad’s passing. We enjoyed many good times with your Dad and Mother (such as road trips, time shares, and family times at Fenwick Island DE with Grandmom and PopPop Porter.Love, Aunt Jean and Uncle Don

  4. Ellen and Brian McNeeley, November 12, 2017

    We are so sorry to hear of your loss. You father was a good man that was very gifted artist. He spoke through his beautiful art work. He is missed in the neighborhood and will be always in our hearts and memories. It so happens we will be away on a mini-vacation this week, but our thoughts and prayers will be with you and yours at this difficult time.

  5. Don & Jean Nelson, November 12, 2017

    We enjoyed many interesting trips and events with John & Joy. We send our condolences and love to Chris, Jon, and the family on John’s passing.

  6. Evelyn Chickadel, November 14, 2017

    Heartfelt sympathy to you and your family Chris. My prayers are with you at this difficult time. Rip John.


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