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Marion Evelyn Walters McCartney, of Wilmington, died Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice. She was 92.

She was born June 23, 1923, in Saskatchewan, Canada, and grew up in Niagara Falls, New York. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Joseph “Jack” McCartney. They were happily married for 68 years and made their home here in Wilmington for 45 years.

Marion wanted to be sure to thank her caregivers, Helen, Tracy and Starr, for the special kindness and care they provided to her over the last 10 months. The family would also like to thank the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Care team for the loving care that was given with each visit.

A celebration of her life will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, at Oleander Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel, 306 Bradley Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403.

In lieu of flowers, Marion requested that a donation be made to the charity of one’s choice or to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Andrews Mortuary.

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