Ella Bramow

Born in Council Bluffs, IA
Born on Oct 20, 1924
Departed on Sep 14, 2019

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Ella Marie(Shonka)Bramow, 94, of Cedar Rapids, peacefully passed away at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House in Hiawatha, Iowa, on September 14, 2019.

Survivors include her daughter Joan Page , of Cedar Rapids, granddaughters, Nicole Alcorn, of North Liberty, Jody(Jason)Stoffer, of Iowa City; great grandsons Benjamin and Caleb Alcorn; sister Joyce Cummings, of El Paso, Texas; sisters in-law Viola Thomas of Clarence and Mabel Bramow of Vinton; as well as cousins, nieces and nephews.  

Preceding her in death were her parents, John Charles and Marie Shonka; Edward, her husband of 56 years; daughters Jean Ann and Barbara Lynn, and a sister, Phyllis Rippel.

According to Ella’s wishes, a private family graveside service will be held at Evergreen Cemetery in Vinton.  

A special thank you to Dr. Andrew Peterson, Mercy Chaplains Martha and Julie, Megan, Suzanne, Lexa and everyone at Oldorf Hospice House.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House in Hiawatha.