Ellen R. Opel, 55 of Marine, died Friday, June 19, 2020, at her residence in Marine. She was born on June 21, 1964 in San Jose, CA, a daughter of Mary (Dudley) Snow and the late Robert Snow.
She married Tim Opel on August 16, 1986, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Worden and he survives. She worked as a graphic designer at Donnewald Distributing in Greenville. She enjoyed painting, designing, and arts and crafts.
She is survived by her husband, Tim Opel of Marine; son, Matthew Opel of Marine; daughter, Abbey Opel of Marine; her mother, Mary Snow of Staunton; brother, Robert Snow Jr of North Carolina; sister, Eileen Snow-Banks of Massachusetts; and dear friend, Nancy Patterson of Marine.
Besides her father, she was preceded in death by a brother, Loren Snow.
No services are scheduled. In Lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to a pet shelter of the donor’s choice. Williamson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.