Wik Martire, 84, of Goose Bay Road, and formerly of Carolina
Beach Village, N.C., passed away peacefully with her
daughters and sons-in-law nearby.
Her husband of 62 years, Donald, passed just several weeks
before her on Oct. 10.
Born Sept. 12, 1928, in Yonkers, N.Y., the daughter of the
late Andrew and Madeline Mayer Wik, she grew up in
Thornwood, N.Y., and graduated from Pleasantville High
She worked for U.S. Trust Co. in New York City.
She married Donald V. Martire on July 22, 1950, in
Elaine leaves behind four daughters, Linda and her husband,
Edward Bollenbach, Winsted, Conn., Cheryl and her husband,
Edward Carvill, Goose Bay, (with whom she resided), Suzanne
and her husband, Almon Hall, Providence, RI, Michele Martire,
Wilmington, N.C. ; four grandchildren, Heather Carvill
Henry, Amber Carvill Johnson, Sara and Stephen Hall; a
great-grandchild, Aurelia Johnson; a brother, Ronald Wik,
Boca Raton, Fla.; a sister, Diane Morgan, Cummings, Ga.; and
her long-time best friend, Evelyn Zeitler, Schenectady, N.Y.
Funeral arrangements will be private and at the convenience
of the family.
Local arrangements are with Costello Funeral Service,
contributions may be made to Warrior Salute -The Wolf
Foundation, 860 Hard Road, Webster, NY 14580.
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Funeral Service and Newzjunky.com, Watertown