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Rhonda Lee Pruss

November 4, 1955 - October 12, 2021

Rhonda Lee Pruss, age 65 quietly passed away Tuesday, October 12,2021, at New Hanover Regional Center.

She was born in Salem Massachusetts on November 4,1955, to the late Harris Pruss and Helen Yashgar.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Joseph Pruss.

Rhonda grew up in Peaboby, Massachusetts and was a graduate of Bridgewater State University in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. She later became a paralegal in Washington, DC. She married her husband, Donald Messer in 1994 in Falls Church, VA. She and her husband moved from Falls Church, Virginia to Leland, North Carolina in June 2014

Rhonda was very active volunteer in the Assistance League of Greater Wilmington, AARP, various Temple of Israel organizations, and the Red Cross. She will be missed by the many people she touched in her life.

She is survived by her husband Donald Messer, two Aunts, cousins ,and extended family.

A memorial service will be held 1 pm Sunday, October 24, 2021, at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel. Mask will be required in the Chapel during the service.

The service recording can be found is below.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 S.41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910-791-9099

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Date: Sunday, October 24, 2021


Wilmington Funeral Chapel

1535 South 41st Street
Wilmington, NC 28403

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