Obituary for Ivy Domhoff
Ivy Beatrice Domhoff
Ivy, 87, passed away May 20, 2011 at Providence Hospital in Everett, WA. She was born October 12, 1923 in Hyderabad, India to Eugene and May Ledo.
She lived a long and fulfilling life. She was raised in Salisbury, England with her two brothers and two sisters. Ivy had attended school in Salisbury, England and later joined the British Royal Navy. She married Captain Frank Domhoff in 1945. Frank was enlisted in the US Army Air Corps during WWII. Soon after she came to America she had her one and only son, Dale, in 1951. Ivy spent most of her life in Southern California. They both moved to Snohomish, WA in 1982 to be with their son and grandchildren. In 1988 they moved to the Myrtle Beach area to be with her sister then back to Oceanside California until her beloved husband passed away November 27, 1997. Shortly after, she returned to Snohomish and enjoyed her last years with her family.
Ivy enjoyed being with and entertaining family and friends, oil painting, china painting, boating and traveling. She loved the sea and her trips to Maui.
Ivy was a furrier and travel agent until she retired in 1988. She was also a member of the Lutheran Church.
Ivy is preceded in death by mother, May; father, Eugene; brothers, Eric and Vernon; and beloved husband, Frank Domhoff.
She is survived by son, Dale (Karen); siblings, Eunice and Yvonne; four grandchildren, Heather, Denise, Brad and Ben; six great-grandchildren, Sadie, Grace, Grayson, Alex, Ashten and Keilana.
Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., June 11 at the Zion Lutheran Church, 331 Union Ave., Snohomish, WA.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America at www.alzfdn.org or call 866-AFA-8484.