Kathleen M. (VanTassell) Nodine, 53 of Leland, NC Beloved mother of Arianna & Brandon passed away on Saturday July 13, 2019 at her home. Kathleen was Born in Poughkeepsie, NY on March 29, 1966, and Preceded in death by her parents Adam F. VanTassell & Muriel E. (Roberts) VanTassell, and three Brothers; John, Benjamin, and Francis VanTassell. She is Survived by her children Arianna M. (Nodine) McAdams (Scott F. McAdams), Brandon K. Nodine, (ex-husband) George Nodine, sister Patricia A. (VanTassell) Briggs, Sister-in-laws Betty Ann, and Patricia VanTassell, as well as many cousins, nieces and nephews. Her Smile and laughter could light up a room and she never met a stranger or animal who wasn’t loved by her. She will be greatly missed!