Welcome to the memorial page for

Vivian May (Brown) Snow

April 4, 1928 ~ January 6, 2018 (age 89)

Vivian May Snow, 89, of Manchester, NH and formerly of Portsmouth, NH and Bonita Springs, Florida, died Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the home of her daughter in Pownal, ME.  She was born April 4, 1928 in New Haven, CT, daughter of Arcsel and Grace (Harrison) Brown, and was educated in Connecticut schools.


On November 11, 1948 she married Patrick R. Snow in New Haven, CT.


Vivian had worked in accounting and sales for small businesses, retiring in 1982.


Vivian was a proud Navy wife, a member and former President of the American Legion Auxiliary, and a member of the Eight and Forty.  She enjoyed traveling with her husband with favorite trips to Texas and Florida.  She enjoyed get-togethers with family and friends, playing Bingo, and knitting hats for all her grandchildren and great grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by her husband, Patrick, on October 21, 2004.


She is survived by:

          1 son:          Patrick Snow Jr. and his wife Lisa of Hudson, MA

          4 daughters: Ellen Small and her husband Jim of Candia, NH

                             Nancy Bennis and her husband Jim of Pownal

                             Grace Godbout and her husband Mark of Orlando, FL

                             Patricia Schoch of Manchester, NH

          1 step-sister: Susan McCartin of New Haven, CT

          9 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren


Visiting Hours will be 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Hope Memorial Chapel 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005.   A Mass of Christian Burial will be follow at 11:00 a.m. in St. Anne’s Chapel at St. Joseph’s Church in Biddeford. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Biddeford.  To share condolences online, please visit www.HopeMemorial.com. In lieu of flowers, the family recommends donations in Vivian’s memory to: Liberty House, 75 West Baker St., Manchester, NH  03103

Charitable donations may be made to:

Liberty House
75 West Baker St., Manchester NH 03103

 Service Information

Visiting Hours
January 11, 2018

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Hope Memorial Chapel
480 Elm Street
Biddeford, ME 04005

Funeral Mass
January 11, 2018

11:00 AM
St. Anne's Chapel St. Josephs Church
178 Elm St.
Biddeford, ME 04005

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