Marie Margaret (Cornillie) Kraus, 93, her ‘ever-smiling face will never be forgotten’ is your source for free news and information in the Wilmington area.

Marie Margaret (Cornillie) Kraus, of Shallotte, died Aug. 4, 2015, to be with her Lord and Savior. She was 93.

Through we grieve the loss of her presence, we know she is with us still. Her ever-smiling face will never be forgotten.

Marie was born in Detroit on Jan. 4, 1922, to Mary Louise (Goddeeris) and Julius C. Cornillie. She was preceded in death by her parents and nine brothers and sisters.

Surviving are her loving husband of 69 years, James C. Kraus; daughters, Mary Lynn Yencik (John), of Sunset Beach and Ann Marie Douglas (James), of Greenville, South Carolina; son, James Michael Kraus (Joann), of Broomall, Pennsylvania; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug.  14, 2015, at St. Brendan the Navigator Roman Catholic Church in Shallotte.

Marie’s family wishes to thank all of their friends for their continued prayers and support.

Please leave online condolences for the family at  Brunswick Funeral Service.

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