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John Francis Appaneal, of Wilmington, died Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, at the age of 78.

The family will have a private service at a later date.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.

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