Joanna Trayser Harter, 75, of Wilmington, NC, died Friday afternoon, April 17, 2009 at her home.
She was born in Potsdam, NY on June 27, 1933, the daughter of the late Donald and Shirley Trayser.
A 1953 graduate of St. Luke’s Nursing Hospital in New York City, Joanna married Philip James Harter in 1956. She is survived by her husband and by her children: Lisa Harter, of Baldwinsville, NY, Laurie House and spouse, of Potsdam, NY, Jeffrey Harter and spouse of San Francisco, CA, and Jennifer Harter of Wilmington, NC. She took great joy in her four grandchildren: Miranda Harter, Eian House, Zoë Harter-Saunders, and Christian House.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, an organization that earned Joanna and her family’s lasting gratitude.
Online condolences may be sent to www.wilmingtonburialandcremation.com
Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1553 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099