February 24 1937 January 12 2020
Patricia Elise Niemi February 24, 1937 – January 12, 2020 Share this obituary Send Flowers View/Sign Guestbook| Send Sympathy Card| Memorial Donation Patricia Elise Niemi, beloved wife and mother passed away on January 12, 2020 at the age of 82. A graveside service is planned for at 10:30 AM on Friday, January 17 at Ocean View Cemetery in Warrenton. A reception will follow at Astor Place in Astoria with cake and coffee. Pat was born on February 24, 1937 in Santa Barbara, CA the daughter of Alex and Lillian Niemi. The family moved to Oregon when she was a child where she attended Astoria Public Schools. She was married to Jack Niemi on November 8, 1954 in Raymond, WA. They enjoyed 65 years of marriage. Pat had a very successful banking career of 25 years with US Bank in Seaside before retiring in July of 1994. After her retirement she and her husband did a lot of traveling in their RV. They enjoyed the Snake River area, Hood River, and all of Eastern Oregon and Washington. She also enjoyed gardening and had an outstanding vegetable garden every year with green peas and carrots being her specialty. She also enjoyed working puzzles, clam digging, salmon fishing, softball, and she was a talented water skier. Every Friday Pat would look forward to having lunch with her school mates, “The Lunch Bunch”. In 2018 her grandchildren gave her an Ancestry DNA kit for Christmas and her results came back as 100 percent Finnish. Her special pet was her 110 pound dog, a Chesapeake Bay retriever named “Soppie”. In addition to her husband Jack of Warrenton, Pat is survived by her daughters Kim Fuller and her husband Randy of Dayton, OR; Robin Golubickas and her husband Dan of Warrenton, OR; and Lisa McClean with her husband David of Seaside, OR. Also surviving are her grandchildren including Molly Moore, Tyler Miller, Randi Miller, Nicole Golubickas, Andy McClean and Maggie McClean as well as her great grandchildren Emily Philbrook and Taylor VandeMerghel. Pat was the youngest of four children and her siblings, Russell, Jerry, and Beverly Jane all preceded her in death. Pat’s childhood friend Sisty preceded her in death 3 days prior to her passing. She would refer to Sisty as her “BFF” best friends forever. Pat will be sorely missed by her husband and family but comfort will be found in knowing her heavenly family and BFF Sisty will be taking care of her. SERVICES Graveside Service Friday, January 17, 2020 10:30 AM Ocean View Cemetery Warrenton, Oregon 97146 Get Directions on Google Maps Print Obituary
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Patricia Elise Niemi February 24 1937 January 12 2020.
Death notice for the town of: Astoria, state: Oregon