Kristen R. McCartney, 19, of Charlotte, NC, passed away on September 20, 2021.
She was born in Charlotte, NC, on November 28, 2001, to Sean McCartney and Donna Dockery.
Kristen was a sophomore at Seton Hall University in the International Relations & Diplomacy Program. She was a graduate of Mallard Creek High School and a captain of the Women’s Soccer team. She spent a number of years as a goalkeeper for Charlotte Soccer Academy, including two state title teams for CSA-North under Coach Matt Denton.
Kristen is survived by her parents, Sean McCartney and Donna Dockery, and her younger brother, Colin. She was the granddaughter of Jerry and Della Dockery of Murphy, NC, and Charles E. McCartney, Jr., of Shelby, NC, and was preceded in death by her grandmother, Deborah Howard McCartney, formerly of New Bern, NC on November 25, 2017.
Visitation will be held Friday, October 1, 2021, from 1-3 pm and from 5-8 pm at Raymer-Kepner
Funeral Home, Huntersville, NC.
A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, October 2, 2021, at Strikers Soccer Center in
Huntersville, NC, from 6:30-9:00 pm.
Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home is caring for the McCartney family. Condolences and memories may be shared online at www.kepnerfh.com.