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SURF CITY — Annie Odend’hal Vause, 74, passed away Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington.

She was the beloved wife of Glenn G. Vause Jr. She was born on Aug. 28, 1942, to William and Ruby (Grimstead) Odend’hal in Baltimore, Md.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Grace, Pat and Faith.

Ann is survived by her loving spouse of 53 years, Glenn; children, William Vause of Aurora, Colo., Robert Vause, and his wife, Donna, of Richlands, N.C., and Chris Vause, and his wife, Tania, of Willard, N.C.; grandchildren, Shaun, Tori, Amanda, Katie, Jake, Emma and T.J.; and sister, Ruby Stevens.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, at the Chapel by the Bay in Surf City with Pastor Don Myers officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital would be appreciated.