RAVENA – Vikki Demase, age 85, passed away on Saturday, January 11,
2020. She was born on August 12, 1934 to the late Ernest and Marie
Peters (Brooklyn, NY). She is predeceased by her first husband of
52 years, Joe Demase and her daughter Joni Shear. Vikki was an
entrepreneur at heart and best known as the owner of Vikki’s Place
in Ravena, NY for 8 years. She owned a gift shop, The Ivy Patch, in
the late 1970’s. She also owned a ceramics studio demonstrating her
love of ceramics. Vikki enjoyed crafting, basket making, cooking,
dancing, music and traveling.
her husband of 12 years, Thomas McGeough; daughter, Judy (Rupert);
proud nana of Stephanie Lane (Cory), Tiffany Bolduc (Matthew),
Jennifer Moore (Will), Bell Shear (Jenn), Lauren Shear (Christopher)
and Michael Eisgruber; proud great-nana of Tyler Lane (Jessica),
Jordan Lane (Sophia), Savannah Huntsman, Taylor Huntsman, Makensie
Moore, Addison Moore, Cayden Peterson, Mabel Bolduc and Henry
Bolduc; proud great-great-nana of Abigail Lane, Grayson Lane, Carson
Secore and Bryce Secore.
Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena on
Wednesday, January 15th from 4 to 7 PM with a Celebration of Life
Service at 6:30 PM. A graveside service will be held 11 AM on
Thursday at the Town of Catskill Cemetery.