Vivian W. Shute, a lifelong resident of Ossining passed away on February 9, 2013. Vivian was married to Monroe Shute on June 7, 1944 in Trinity Church, Ossining NY. Monroe predeceased her in September 1988. Vivian was a New York Telephone Company employee for eighteen years. She was a pioneer member, a volunteer with Phelps Memorial Hospital, a volunteer with the American Red Cross, a Sunday school teacher, a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Ossining and a member of the Ossining Seniors. Vivian was the daughter of Helen Wassman and Walter Madden. Vivian is survived by her daughter Nancyellen Paganelli, her son-in-law, David Paganelli,Grandaughters, Julia and Vanessa Paganelli of Yorktown Heights NY, her daughter-in-law, Rosemary Brana-Shute of Charleston SC, her niece, Jane Feintuch and nephews, Tom, Alex and Jason of Poughkeepsie NY. Vivian is predeceased by her son, Gary Brana-Shute of Charleston, SC and her sister Florence Laluna of Ossining, NY. Vivian was an avid animal lover, in honor of her, donations may be made to the SPCA of Briarcliff Manor, NY.