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Marie Theresa Munn
Marie Theresa Munn

Marie Theresa Munn, age 85 of Sunset Beach, passed away on Friday, February 19, 2016, at Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center Bolivia.

She was born in Trenton, N.J., on January 25, 1931, the daughter of the late John Leadem and Anna Koenig Leadem. She was preceded in death by her husband, William F. Munn of 58 years; a son, Christopher Munn; and a son-in-law, James Mahan.

Mrs. Munn was very active in the Sunset Beach community. She was an active member of St. Brendan Catholic Church. She was also a member of the Waterway Art Association, Sea Trail Garden Club, Sea Trail Library Volunteers, Golden Girls Club, ‘9’ Holer’s Club, Sunset Beach Volunteers and was a volunteer at Union Elementary School. She will be greatly missed by all of the lives she touched.

Surviving are her loving children, David Munn of Little River, S.C., Janet Munn, and wife, Mary Ann Hoskinson, of Wilmington, Margaret Mahan of Wilmington, and Dr. Rick Munn, and wife, Nicole,of Denver, Colo.; a cherished sister, Clare Munn, and husband, Kenn, of Little River, S.C.; five grandchildren, Heather Hires, Lena Munn, Sean Mahan, Laura Sanchez and Kelly Mahan; three great-grandchildren, Giovanni Monti, Corbin Hires and Luis Sanchez Jr.; two beloved nieces, Barbara Hawthorn and Kate Slavin; and a host of many nieces and nephews.

A Mass of the resurrection will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, February 24, at St. Brendan Catholic Church, immediately followed by a reception at the church.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to the attention of Anita Clark, Sea Trail Garden Club, 111 Discovery Lake Drive, Sunset Beach, NC 28468.

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