June 6, 1934-February 2, 2016
Alice “Oma” Halley passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones, on Tuesday February 2nd, at the age of 81.
Oma is preceded by her parents, Ella and August Fitchtel, and her sister Katia Egelhof. She was born and raised in Germany, and lived there until she was 32. She then moved to the states where she met her beloved husband. Oma is survived by George Halley who she shared 48 wonderful years of marriage. Oma is also survived by her loving son Karl Halley and his wife Doris Halley, along with her two grandchildren, Amanda Halley and Jennifer Halley.
Oma had a love for German cooking and baking, which she shared often with her family. She also had a passion for ceramics, decorating and sewing, and was an avid collector of a variety of items. Oma was a force to be reckoned with. She had a huge heart with lots of love. She will be greatly missed.
At the request of her family, services will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, Donations, 405 East Marsh Lane, Suite 4, Newport, DE, 19804.