William Edward Ocamb
Published on -11/15/2012, 4:20 PM
William Edward Ocamb, 79, Ellis, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at Good Samaritan Society, Ellis.
He was born May 19, 1933, in Pawnee, Okla., to Leonard and Margaret (Cristensen) Ocamb. He was a 1951 graduate of Ellis High School.
He worked as a printer for Hydro Products in California. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving in Korea.
He was a member of the American Legion.
He enjoyed fishing.
Survivors include three sons, Cody Ocamb, Ellis, Farin Ocamb, Hawaii, and Mike Ocamb, Missouri; three daughters, Makala Ocamb, Ellis, Amber Ocamb, Phoenix, and Becky Storm; two sisters, Linda Crouthamel, Salt Lake City, and Marsha Johnson, Ogden, Utah; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Cindy Basset; an infant son, Norman Lee Ocamb; a brother, Gerald Ocamb; and two sisters, Marge Bell and Gaye Nicholson.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Keithley Funeral Chapel, 400 E. 17th, Ellis, KS 67637; private family inurnment will be at a later date.
Memorials are suggested to be used according to the wishes of the family.
Condolences can be sent to the family by guestbook at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.