Jean Onerheim Little, 60, died Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at her home.
She was born on August 22, 1951 in Ottumwa, IA, the daughter of the late Bernard and Margaret Onerheim.
Jean was a graduate of Luther College in Decorah, IA. After graduating she began her career in publishing in Chicago, IL and transferred to Boston, MA after five years. She relocated to Wilmington in 1987 and was employed with Wilmington Printing Co. for five years.
Surviving are two sons, Bert and Curtis Little of the home; two sisters, Lora Hoy of Hampton, IA and Kari Burns of Decorah, IA; two brothers, Paul Onerheim of Everett, WA and Neil Onerheim of Andover, MA; four nieces and two nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, October 29, 2011 at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation Chapel.
The family will receive friends following the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401 or to one’s favorite charity.
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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099