Merle ‘Christine’ Borneman Flynn, 83, New Hanover County DSS, Wilmington PD employee is your source for free news and information in the Wilmington area.

Merle "Christine" Borneman Flynn
Merle “Christine” Borneman Flynn

Merle “Christine” Borneman Flynn, of Wilmington, died Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, at home. She was 83.

She was born May 4, 1932, in Wilmington, daughter of the late Hanke and Mamie Borneman. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Joseph Flynn and siblings, Inez Blake, Merril, Donald, John, Harold, Rodman and Buren “Booty” Borneman.

Christine is survived by her children, Sandy Cribb, Randy Flynn (Tina), Kathy Lewis, Pam Flynn and Lisa Speed; grandchildren, Jason Lewis (Valirie), Christie Hale (James), Kendall Butler, Kirbe Northam (Johnathan), Ryan Speed and Carleigh Mai Flynn; great-grandchildren, Jacob Lewis, Laci Hale, Leah Hale and Liam Lewis; special niece, Judy Burris; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as best friend and companion, Sparky.

Christine was a resident of Sunset Park for 52 years. She worked for Wilmington Police Department and New Hanover County Department of Social Services.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, at Greenlawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to New Hanover County Humane Society.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Andrews Mortuary.

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