Vivian Stratford{née Gilbert}

Name of Person: Vivian Stratford{née Gilbert}
Date of death: Friday 18th August 2023
Area: Rathfarnham, Dublin

Stratford, formerly known as Gilbert, Vivian Amy of Rathfarnham, Dublin 16, passed away peacefully on August 18, 2023, under the exceptional care of the compassionate staff at Blackrock Clinic. After a courageous battle with a long-term illness, she leaves behind a profound void in the hearts of her beloved husband and best friend Niall, devoted children Nicholas, Robin, and Amy, adored grandson Naoise, and special nephew Harvey. She will always remain a cherished sister of the late Jean, daughter of the late Bobby, and daughter-in-law of the late Ralph. Her demise is deeply mourned by her loving mother Amy, brother Robert, sister-in-law Heather, mother-in-law Phyllis, brother-in-law Keith, extended family, and a wide circle of affectionate friends.

Funeral Service and Thanksgiving for Vivian’s remarkable life will take place on Wednesday, August 23, 2023, at 11.30am in Calary Church, Calary Upper, Kilmacanogue, Co. Wicklow A98 H766, followed by burial in the adjoining Churchyard. In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests donations to be made to Breakthrough Cancer Research at or Pieta House at

In life, in death, O’ Lord, abide with me” Hymn 62