Patsy R. Wright (76) of Greenup


Published on July 21 2012 8:34 am

Patsy R. Wright, 76, of Greenup died at 9:53pm Friday, July 20, 2012 at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, July 24, at 10am at Christ the King Catholic Church in Greenup.  Burial in Washington Cemetery, rural Cumberland County.  Visitation will be from 6-8pm Monday at Bishop Funeral Home in Greenup with an 8pm wake service Monday.  Memorials to the Christ the King Catholic Church Building Fund or Greenup Ambulance Service.

She was born February 7, 1936 in Casey, the daughter of Paul and Margaret Cecelia (Callahan) Wright.  She worked at Ettlebrick Shoe Factory in Greenup for many years and retired from Essex Wiring Plant in Newton.  She was a member of Christ the King Catholic Church in Greenup.  She enjoyed collecting antiques and spending time with her family.

Survivors include one son, Tony Wright and wife Connie of Greenup...four grandchildren, Chris Wright, Tyler Wright, Andrew Wright and Sarah Griesemer...and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Mike Wright.