Nancy P. Wright, age 71, of Mt. Morris, PA, went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at home surrounded by her family.
Though you struggled to breathe here on earth, you can breathe easy in heaven Mom. Nancy was born on February 21,1945 in Kingwood , WV to her parents the late Claude and Anna Lee
She was the former wife of the late Richard D. Wright Sr. which she married on September 30, 1961 in Waynesburg, PA.
She was a loving mother to Yvonne (Jeff) Kurcaba, of Carmichaels, Richard (Lisa) Wright of Waynesburg, and Tanya “T.J.” (Carl) Wilson of Mt. Morris; Cherished grandmother of Misty Brambach, Chantel Liberty, Dominique Wright, Jasmine Wright, Richie Wright, Tyler Wilson, Brianna Wright Jobe, and Jacob Wright, and adored great-grandmother of Amerissa Brambach, Bransyn Wright, Rhylynn Wright, and Jaycee Jobe; Treasured sister to Delores Stemple of Aurora WV, Jerry Lee of Claremore OK, Dale Lee of Charleston WV, Carl (Shirley) Lee of Coweta OK, Carolyn Lumpkin Jacksonville NC, Lois (John) Wills Halifax, VA. Extended family Loretta Shriver of Waynesburg, PA and Helen (Max) Vernon of Milton Freewater, OR; Many nieces, nephews, friends and her beloved dog Lilly.
Since her husbands death in 1976 she raised her 4 children to be strong, independent, and caring adults. She lead by example by conquering her fears and teaching them that nothing is impossible. She worked very hard on the family farm right along with the men and most times worked harder than the men. At night made sure her children had all her love and support. Her hands were strong enough to correct them when they did wrong but soft enough to mend broken hearts. She helped them through all the tough times in life by encouraging them and reminding them how strong they are. She was a mom who always put her family first. She could make a meal out of nothing and made sure everyone had plenty to eat and never left her table hungry even though she would secretly do without. Her family and friends will always remember she was a kind, generous, easy going and cheerful, whom everybody loved.
Waiting for her in heaven in addition to her parents and husband is her son Jeffrey S.Wright. Her brothers and sisters Robert Lee, Regina (Bill) Crowell, Joyce Lee, Darwain Lee, and Terry Lee. Extended family David Stemple, Twila Lee, Fred Lumpkin, Chuck Shriver, Delores (Bob) Russell, Raymond (May) Wright.
The memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. at the American Legion, 319 Mt. Morris Rd, Mt Morris, PA 15349. Arrangements have been entrusted to Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC. 3275 W. Roy Furman Hwy., Rogersville, PA 15359. (724) 499-5181
Please view and sign the online tribute wall at www.kestersonfh.com.