Vickie Marie Maher

Vickie Marie Maher (Starr) of Brocton, New York passed away peacefully on January 4, 2019 at the age of 69.

Vickie was born to parents Mabel and Joseph Starr on July 1, 1949, in Huntingdon, Pa. She was the eldest of four children and graduated from Waterloo High School in Waterloo, New York. After high school she attended SUNY College at Fredonia and graduated with a degree in education in 1971. On August 15, 1970 she married Robert William Maher Jr. (Bill) and together they lived for a brief time in Bemus Point, NY before moving to Brocton where they currently reside.

Vickie was the beloved nursery school teacher at Tri-Church Nursery School from 1984 until her retirement in 2003. She was a member of the Brocton Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary and The St. Ann's Society of St. Patrick's RC Church. She enjoyed gardening, reading, the company of close friends and trips to the ocean. She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Bill, their three children, Kelly (McGarry) and Jon of East Aurora, NY, Stephen And Melanie Maher of Calverton, NY; Jeffery and Nicole Maher of Silver Creek, NY and five grandchildren, Lily, Abigail, Will, Ben and Avalynn. She is also survived by her brother Dan Starr and sister-in-law, Lori of Canandaigua, NY, sister Debbie Bowe of Ocala, Fl, nieces Brittany, Sarah and Brooke; nephews, Nick and Chris along with many aunts and uncles and cousins. She is preceded in death by her parents, Mabel and Joseph and her sister Jody

A private burial will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Brocton Fire Dept.or the Brocton EMS Squad, Lake Ave, Brocton, NY 14716 or Ahira Hall Memorial Library, 37 West Main St., Brocton, NY 14716

Funeral arrangements have been provided by the Morse Funeral Home of Brocton, New York.