- Published on Wednesday, 14 November 2012 20:16
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CAROLINA BEACH - Elaine M. Wik Martire, 84, of Goose Bay Rd., Redwood, NY, formerly of Carolina Beach Village, NC, passed away peacefully with her daughters and sons-in-law nearby. Her husband of 62 years, Donald, passed just several weeks before her on October 10th, 2012.
Elaine was born September 12, 1928, in Yonkers, NY, the daughter of the late Andrew and Madeline Mayer Wik. She grew up in Thornwood, NY and graduated from Pleasantville High School. She worked for U.S. Trust Co. in New York City. She married Donald V. Martire on July 22, 1950 in Hawthorne, NY.
Elaine leaves behind four daughters, Linda and her husband, Edward Bollenbach, of Winsted, CT; Cheryl and her husband, Edward Carvill, of Goose Bay, (with whom she resided) ; Suzanne and her husband, Almon Hall of Providence, RI; Michele Martire of Wilmington, NC ; four grandchildren, Heather Carvill Henry, Amber Carvill Johnson, Sara and Stephen Hall; one great-grandchild, Aurelia Johnson; a brother, Ronald Wik of Boca Raton, FL; a sister, Diane Morgan of Cummings, GA; and her long-time best friend, Evelyn Zeitler of Schenectady, NY.
Funeral arrangements will be private and at the convenience of the family. Local arrangements are with Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay, NY. Memorial contributions may be made to Warrior Salute -The Wolf Foundation, 860 Hard Road, Webster, NY 14580.