Southern Pines, NC


Marian Lechleider Mikulski, 102, died, January 25, 2018 at St. Joseph of the Pines in Southern Pines, NC.


A memorial service will be at 10:00 am, Monday, January 29, 2018 at the Chappell of Pine Knoll at St. Joseph of the Pines, 590 Central Drive, Southern Pines, NC 28387


Marian was born in Brooklyn, New York, the daughter of Margaret and Joseph Lechleider, the youngest of six children.  She was predeceased by her husband, Henry Walter Mikulski, and her grandson, Sean Dunlap.  She is survived by her daughters, Ann Mikulski Moore, Karen Mikulski Dunlap, her three grandchildren, Erika Moore Hollis, Robert Moore, and Michael Moore, her six great-grandchildren, Koen, Kipton, Zachary and Alexander Moore and Abigail and Catherine Hollis. 


Marian attended Fordham University and had a long professional career as a secretary in New York banking and as a secretary and corporate officer in New Jersey manufacturing.  She was a successful homemaker and community volunteer in libraries and hospitality facilities in New Jersey and North Carolina.


In lieu of flowers, memorials to a local literacy support organization of the donor’s choice are welcome.


Powell Funeral Home and Crematory of Southern Pines is assisting the family.


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