William D. Omvig
William D. Omvig passed at his home in Kalispell, Mont., on Wednesday, May 14, 2014, as he had lived – with enduring strength and quiet dignity.
Born to Arthur and Nellie (McEwen) Omvig on May 24, 1931, on the family farm/ranch he so loved, he was educated at, and graduated from, Opheim High School in 1949. It was during his sophomore year in high school that he met his best friend and future wife, Yvonne Gilbert.
Upon graduation, he enlisted in the United States Air Force, serving four years in Korea and Texas, while earning the rank of Staff Sergeant. Upon his return, he and Yvonne ma...