Virginia Walker Gattone, 77, of Wilmington, died on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter.
She was born on March 19, 1936 in Long Island, New York to the late Thomas Hoyt and Mary Virginia Walker.
Virginia taught elementary education for 32 years in Randolph, New Jersey. She loved to play bridge and was part of the Juliets in Wilmington.
In addition to her parents, Virginia was preceded in death by a brother James, and Hoyt Walker.
Virginia is survived by her daughter, Linda & Bill Busby of Wilmington; sons, Peter & Eileen Gattone of Marietta, GA and Michael & Debbie Gattone of Norcross, GA; brother, Carl Walker of Memphis, TN; grandchildren, Jamie & Matt Anderson, Daniel Gattone, Kevin Gattone, Kelly Busby, Holly Busby and Allison Gattone.
A Celebration of Life will be 1 PM on Monday at Wilmington Funeral Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1406 Physicians Dr. Wilmington, NC 28401
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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099