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In Memory of

Marion Marie Maier

February 10, 1928 - October 10, 2016

Obituary


Marion Maier, 88, of Wilmington, North Carolina, went to be with the Lord, on October 10, 2016.

She was born in Bronx, New York on February 10th, 1928 to the late Etta Lowe and John Lechleitner.

Marion grew up in the Bronx during World War II and in 1947 married an EX-POW, decorated war veteran, James Russell Maier.
She spent several years in the Bronx taking care of her father, after she was married. Later she moved to Long Island to raise her two sons, James Russell and Thomas John...

Marion Maier, 88, of Wilmington, North Carolina, went to be with the Lord, on October 10, 2016.

She was born in Bronx, New York on February 10th, 1928 to the late Etta Lowe and John Lechleitner.

Marion grew up in the Bronx during World War II and in 1947 married an EX-POW, decorated war veteran, James Russell Maier.
She spent several years in the Bronx taking care of her father, after she was married. Later she moved to Long Island to raise her two sons, James Russell and Thomas John Maier.

Marion was a teacher and dedicated football Mom during her years on Long Island. In the 1990's Marion and her husband retired to Wilmington, North Carolina to be with their grandchildren, Thomas James Maier, wife Whitney, and Kristin Zamorski, husband Joe. Marion spent many years playing golf and enjoying parties with her Inland Greens community. Marion spent the last ten years of her life watching her four great grandsons, Jace and Talen Maier, and Joseph and Julian Zamorski, play and grow.

A visitation will be held on Monday, October 17th from 2-4PM and 7 -830PM at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service. A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, October 18th at 10AM at St. Mark's Catholic Church. Marion will be buried with her one true love in Arlington Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Center.


Condolences to the family may be offered at www.coblewardsmithwilmington.com