Lasting Memories

Jane Movik
March 11, 1919-Nov. 14, 2012
Palo Alto, California

Jane Sentina Barbaria Movik, a long-time resident of Palo Alto, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, in McMinnville, Ore., after a short illness. She was 93. Jane was born in San Jose to parents who had immigrated from Sicily, Italy. She was one of four brothers and sisters. She married Ansgar Peterson Movik (native of Norway) on June 6, 1936, and went on a honeymoon in Yosemite. They walked across the Golden Gate Bridge together the day it opened. They were married 62 years, and lived in Barron Park for over 50 years. Jane will be remembered for her devotion to family. Surviving are her three daughters: Gloria Movik of McMinnville, Ore., Andrea St. Cyr of Aptos, Calif., and Barbara Ross of Kauai, Hawaii; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Spangler Mortuary Chapel in Los Altos, with services to follow at Alta Mesa Memorial Park in Palo Alto.

From Sharon Linnik
Nov. 28, 2012

We love and miss you, Grandma Jane! You are forever in our hearts, and we are so grateful for your love.