Pauline Tomie Tritt
On June 9, 2022, Tomie Tritt of Leland, NC, passed away peacefully at home with her family. Tomie was born in Montreal, Canada in1930 to the late John and Marie Thomson.
Tomie is survived by her daughter, Mary Jean and her son-in-law, Brian Petrie. She was predeceased by her sister, Jean, her beloved husband, Bill, and her dear son, Bobby.
Tomie loved sports. She was a member of a curling ream and enjoyed playing golf while living in Canada. Tomie , her husband and two children immigrated from Canada in 1971 and settled on Cape Cod to open a restaurant, and all worked tirelessly to make a success. Tomie , who inherited her gift and love of sewing and knitting from her mother, held a management position at a local uniform company before she and Bill retired to Florida in 1999. Upon the death of her husband in 2007, Tomie returned to Massachusetts and lived independently for several years, until ln 2019 she, her daughter, MJ, and son-in-law, Brian, packed their bags and moved to North Carolina where she lived until her death. Tomie was a loving supportive wife, mother and friend. She will be missed by all who knew her.
A celebration of life will be held Friday, June17, 2022 family will receive friends from 4:00pm and service will start at 5:00 PM at the Wilmington Funeral and Cremation – Leland Chapel, 525 Village Road NE Leland, NC. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a donation be made to the American Cancer Society in Tomie’s name at 2202 Wrightsville Ave STE 111 Wilmington, NC 28403
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Celebration of Life
Village Road Chapel - Directions
525 Village Road
Leland, NC 28451