Kathryn Autrey Taimanglo

September 26, 1970 - August 5, 2015
Kathryn Autrey Taimanglo


Kathryn Taimanglo, age 44, of Wilmington passed away Wednesday, August 5, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer.

She was born September 26, 1970 in Indianapolis, Indiana the daughter of Ronald K. Autrey and Elizabeth Battle Autrey.

Kathryn grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina and moved to the little town of Wilmington fifteen years ago. She devoted her life to raising her family, creating a small business and rescuing animals in need. She enjoyed spending time at the beach and with family and friends.

Left to cherish her memory are her loving husband, Stefen Taimanglo; children, Brandon, Sarah and Kaili; father, Ronald Kenneth Autrey; mother, Elizabeth Battle Autrey; sisters, Elizabeth Blair Autrey and Carolyn Blythe Autrey Thompson; nephew, Tristan Thompson; canine companions, Big Jack and Kola; and numerous other loving family and friends.

A celebration of life will be held at 2PM Saturday, August 8, 2015 at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Humane Society or American Cancer Society.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099


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  • August 07, 2015
    D. Cummings says:
    Dear Betty and Ron, My deepest regrets and sympathy at your loss. May God's unending love, compassion and mercy give you ant the entire family peace to carry you through this time. I'm praying for the family to experience good grief. Much love, Dolores

  • August 06, 2015
    Nancy Petri says:
    My heartfelt sympathy to Kathryn's family. A beautiful woman inside and out. A special hug to that precious little mini of her. Prayers being said for all of you. You'll be missed terribly.

  • August 13, 2015
    Judy Rowe says:
    Betty, Ron and family, we are praying for you daily. We pray that God will wrap His loving arms around you and that you will feel His presence and peace! We love you! Judy Rowe and family

  • August 13, 2015
    Tucker Viccellio says:
    You and your family are in our prayers.

  • August 07, 2015
    Breena Johnson says:
    You were such a loving women mother and friend thank you for always being there when I needed someone to talk to even with all our differences fly high angel and watch over us all