Omvik, Ella E.
Vestal: 88, died on Friday March 7, 2014 at Wilson Hospital after a sudden and brief illness. She was predeceased by her husband Per Omvik. She is survived by their two sons John and Steve and their families Sabine, Kassandra, Andreas and Christopher, Roseann, Michael, Elizabeth, Maelice. Ella immigrated to the US from Denmark in the 1950's and she lived the American Immigrant's dream. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, a talented artist and quilter. She loved to read, travel, was an exceptional cook and wonderful friend to many. To know her was to love her. Until the end, she valued her independence, was strong willed and very proud of everything she and Per had accomplished together in their lives. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to the Binghamton Humane Society, 2 Jackson St, Binghamton, NY 13903.
Barber Memorial Funeral Home
428 Main Street Johnson City, NY 13790-1995
Published in Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin on Mar. 9, 2014