Jane Hine Motsinger, 83, ‘loved practical jokes, reading and singing’

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Jane Hine Motsinger
Jane Hine Motsinger

Jane Hine Motsinger, 83, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully Sunday morning, February 14, 2016, at Trinity Grove Nursing Home. She was born in Forsyth County on September 28, 1932.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Motsinger; daughter Kathy Motsinger; and son-in-law, Murray Barefoot.

She is survived by her daughter, Sara Barefoot; son, Kent Motsinger, and his wife, Teri; sister, Ann Snipes of Winston Salem; grandsons, Trey Barefoot, Jacob Motsinger, and his wife, Suraiya, and Ben Motsinger; and granddaughter, Liz Barefoot. The staff of Trinity Grove could also be listed as family because they treated her like their own.

She had a great sense of humor, loved practical jokes, reading, traveling, and singing in the choir at Trinity Methodist Church.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 20, at Lutheran Church of Reconciliation, 7500 Market St., Wilmington. The family will receive friends in Perry Hall after the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Trinity Grove, 631 Junction Creek Rd. Wilmington, NC, 28412.

Please share memories and condolences with the family at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.

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