Hampstead, NC - May 29, 1942 - March 31, 2021
Marilyn Bader, 78, of Hampstead, North Carolina, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 surrounded by her loving family.
Marilyn was born to Peter and Rosalie (Jugan) Peterson on May 29, 1942. She was born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey and spent most of her life in Woodbridge, New Jersey, before retiring to Hampstead, North Carolina in 1999.
She graduated from Woodbridge High School and made her career as a Legal Secretary for 40 years, working for various law firms in the Woodbridge area.
She was a communicant of All Saints Catholic Church in Hampstead, North Carolina.
Marilyn was a selfless person who was always willing to help her family and friends with anything and everything.
Many of her hobbies were enjoyed outdoors. Often you would find Marilyn launching the boat from Harbour Village Yacht Club with a fishing pole in hand or on her favorite beaches of Topsail Island and Cape Hatteras searching for the perfect seashell. Other leisure activities included Garden Club, Red Hat Society, basket weaving and traveling.
She is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, Louis Bader, her loving daughters, Jodi Flynn and Jill Bader, and son-in-law Christopher Flynn. Marilyn is also survived by her caring grandchildren Hailey Flynn, Kyle Critchley and Corey Critchley. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
A Memorial mass will be held at 10:00am on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 233 North Main Street, Milltown. Family and friends may visit at the church beginning at 9:00am.
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Published by Home News Tribune from May 4 to May 12, 2021.