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Eleanor Burgwin "Elkie" Fick

March 6, 1926 - February 27, 2021

Eleanor Burgwin “Elkie” Fick, age 94, of Wilmington, passed away on Saturday, February 27, 2021, at Trinity Grove of Wilmington.

She was born in Wilmington, NC, on March 6, 1926, the daughter of Kenneth O. Burgwin and Marie Faison Burgwin.

“Elkie” received her Masters Degree in Education and was an English Teacher for many years at Hoggard High School.

She is survived by her sons; Robert Doss and his wife Diane and Kenneth Burgwin and his wife Joanna; grandchildren Kate Tobin, Landon Burgwin, Kellen Burgwin and Sally Utley; great grandchildren Maizy, Cassi, Colter Darby and Rose Eleanor. She is also survived by her sister Marie Sanborn of Jacksonville, FL.

Together with her parents she was predeceased by her husband George Fick.

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