Victoria Elizabeth (Newell) Slavik, 47, of Maui, HI was called home by God, Monday, August 27, 2012
Vicki graduated from Lakeside High School, UGA with BS in Nutrition, and has a Masters Degree in nutrition from University of New Haven CT. She was an honor student and selected for honorary award "Who's Who Among American High School Students". She was a cheerleader at Druid Hills High School and on the drill team at Lakeside. In 1996 she placed 9th of 800 runners in the US National Championship Triathlon in California. At UGA she was a member of Alpha Omega Pi Sorority.
Vicki was an independent broker on the Hawaii Islands for Boiron & Goodwinds trading, following many years as sales representative for the entire Los Angeles area for the French Homeopathic Pharmaceutical Company, Boiron. Vicki met Sean Swamer, a Cancer Climber survivor who placed a prayer flag on top of Kilimanjaro for her.
Vicki is survived by: her husband, Steven Slavik; her mother, Shirley Newell of Winder; father, David, and wife Kay Newell of TX; sister, Valerie (Newell) Morgan and children, Mallerie, Madison and Macay; brother, David Newell Jr; half brother, Trent; and half sister, Kathryn.
A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, September 23 at Winder First United Methodist Church with Rev. Terry Tippens officiating.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The CancerClimber Associaton PO Box 3051 Breckenridge, CO 80424 www.cancerclimber.com
and/or the First United Methodist Church of Winder 280 N. Broad St. Winder, GA 30680
Ballard Family Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.