Dwight William Presser, Jr

November 1, 1935 - October 19, 2009
Dwight William Presser, Jr

Dwight William Presser Jr., born Nov.1st, 1935, passed away Mon., Oct. 19th, 2009, @ 10:30pm at New Hanover Hospital. The son of Dwight W. Presser Sr. & Sylva Cameron Presser, is survived by his wife, Sadie Rivenbark Presser, his 4 children, Dwight W. Presser III, Renee G. Yerrace, Eric S. Presser, & Kevin L. Presser, and 3 step-children, James P. Dunn, Candy M. Padgett, & J. Shane Dunn. Also, survived by 12 grandchildren.

Dwight was a graduate of The University of Michigan majoring in Design, with a minor in Photography. Diversified career including, foreign import as Senior Buyer, & developer of “The Grip” water ski handles. Well-rounded outdoorsman. “Chili cook-off Award Winner”, known for El Muchacho Chili, and his famous cheesecake. Enjoyed “road trips”, and loved the beach. Had a passion playing spades, & doing crossword puzzles daily with his wife. He will be greatly missed by all.

Meet & Greet in fellowship hall of Myrtle Grove Baptist Church, 5524 Myrtle Grove Rd, Wilmington, NC, 12-1pm, Thurs., Oct. 22nd, 2009, followed by memorial service in sanctuary.

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Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • October 23, 2009
    Dhurata, Willie and Carmen says:
    Dear family, We just wanted to express our deepest sympathy to you all. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Dwight was a wonderful father and husband. i knoe he will greatly missed by you all. We are truly sorry for your loss. Dhurata Bloedow, Willie Presser, Carmen Presser

  • October 23, 2009
    Gordon, Laurie and Ben says:
    Dwight, To you and your family we send our deepest sympathies on the loss of your Dad. You are in our thoughts and our prayers. Gordon, Laurie and Ben