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Maria De La Luz Patino, 28, of Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, February 26, 2016, in her home. She was born in Miami, Fla., April 13, 1987, and had lived in Bonita Springs, Fla., before moving to Wilmington. She was a graduate of Lely High School in Naples, Fla.

Maria is survived by her mother, Maria G. Patino; sisters, Karen Patino, Christina Salinas and Gabriela Mireles; brothers, Jose Juan Salinas and Richard Mireles; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Services will be held in Florida.

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