Pauline Nichols Kraly

January 11, 1920 - October 23, 2011
Pauline Nichols Kraly


Pauline Nichols Kraly of Wrightsville Beach, NC passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2011 at her home.

She was born in Richmond, Virginia on February 11, 1920. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Harry Kraly; a grandson, Zach Ramsey; three brothers and two sisters.

Surviving are her two children, Mary Louise Ramsey and husband Jim of Charlotte, NC, and Harry L. Kraly and wife Lynn of Wilmington, NC; three grandchildren: Alex Ramsey, Pauline Ramsey, and Drew Kraly; and three sisters: Catherine Alexander, Kary Flaskas and Penny Skenderian and husband Bob.

A memorial service will be held at First Presbyterian Church on Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 2:00 pm. The family will receive friends after the service at the church.

The family thanks Choice Caregivers for their loving care and support.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Zach Ramsey Children’s Cancer Fund, c/o Presbyterian Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 33549, Charlotte, N.C. 28233-3549.

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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 791.9099.


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  • October 31, 2011
    Bill & Susan Durham says:
    Our hearts ache for you. We are very sorry for your loss.

  • October 27, 2011
    Charles & Sue Ellen Williamson says:
    Hoping you find comfort in knowing that many caring thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Charles and Sue Ellen

  • October 26, 2011
    sharon simental says:
    SO SORRY ABOUT YOUR LOST.I REALLY WILL MISS SEEING HER,SATURDAY NIGHTS. SHARON SIMENTAL CHOICE CAREGIVERS

  • October 26, 2011
    jim wallace says:
    Harry, was saddened to read the news of your mother. My hearfelt sympathy goes out to you and your family. Jim

  • October 26, 2011
    Ellen Singletary says:
    Will truly miss Mrs. K and her quirky sense of humor, sage advice, and how she always turned every conversation around from her to others and the love she had for family. A truly great lady. Love, Ellen Singletary