Funeral Arrangements Set For Emerald Isle Town Commissioner

Funeral arrangements have been set for a town official who passed away after a battle with cancer.

Nita Hedreen passed away Monday at the age of 61. She was a registered nurse and served as an Emerald Isle Town Commissioner for more than 10 years.

Visitation is set for 1:00 p.m. Thursday at the Emerald Isle Chapel By the Sea. A memorial service will follow at 2:00 p.m.

Hedreen is survived by her husband, Bruce, and two children.
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A town commissioner for Emerald Isle passed away this morning due to cancer.

Nita Hedreen had been on the town board for the Carteret County town for the past ten years.

The 61-year-old Hedreen, who was a registered nurse, moved to Emerald Isle with her family in 1999.

She is survived by her husband, Bruce, and two children. There is no word yet on funeral arrangements.


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