WOOSTER – Merilyn H. WRIGHT, 84, formerly of Lakewood passed away peacefully surrounded by her family. She was born in 1926 to Marguerite and Benjamin J. Hoffman and married Francis H. Wright in 1958. (He passed away in 1989). Merilyn was employed at the East Ohio Gas Company. She loved to knit, quilt, garden and bake. She was a generous and loving mother and aunt.
She is survived by her brother, Bernard J Hoffman of Wooster, step-children, Helen (Jim) Frey of Avon and Richard (Joanne) Wright of FL, grandchildren and nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews, her dear cousin Richard P. Gibbons of Cleveland and best friend Tish Del Villian of Cleveland.
Merilyn was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
In memory Merilyn donations may be made to: Lakewood Commission on Aging, 16024 Madison Ave., Lakewood, OH 44107 or your local Hospice.
Many thanks to Brookdale Assisted Living and Hospice for their care and affection.
A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Mary Catholic Church on Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Christopher Trenta as the celebrant. Interment will follow in the St. Mary Cemetery, Wooster.
McIntire, Davis & Greene Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
Lakewood Commission on Aging, 16024 Madison Ave., Lakewood, OH 44107 or your local Hospice
Memorial Mass Saturday, April 17, 2010 at St. Mary Catholic Church at 11:00 A.M.
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