Mary Catherine Delores Muehleib, 93, of Shallotte, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 surrounded by her children.
A daughter of the late Felix and Julia McGorry, she was born on January 22, 1926 in Allentown, PA. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, James, Bernard, and John. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She will be missed by all who knew her.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, Jeffrey Muehleib (Meridith) of Southport, Patricia Barry (Shane) of New Bern, and Richard Muehleib (Mary) of Burke, VA; grandchildren, Tristan, Stephanie (Chris), Brian, Timothy, Catherine (Reid), Kevin, and Caitlin (Jeremy); great-grandchildren, Jackson, Callie, Cole, Tucker, and Baxter.
Mary Catherine raised her family in Lutherville, Md. and later moved to Springfield, VA. to be close to her family. She worked at Virginia Pediatrics and Adolescent Center and was passionate in her love for all of the children and staff.
A mass will be held on January 24, 2020 at 10 A.M. in St Brendan the Navigator Roman Catholic Church in Shallotte. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be directed to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice, SECU House of Brunswick, 1414 Physicians Ln., Wilmington, NC 28401.
Online condolences may be made at www.brunswickfuneralservice.com
Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte