Submitted by: Dan Rich

Submitted by: Dan Rich


Kathryn M. Wright

May 27, 1908 - March 4, 1998


South Bend Tribune 3/6/1998

Kathryn M. Wright, 89, of Cleveland Road, Granger, Ind., died at 6:15 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, in her residence. She was born on May 27, 1908, in Bourbon, Ind., to Everett and Mary (Young) Hall, who both preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Theresa Wright; a great-granddaughter, Jamie Hummell; three brothers, Wendell, Benjamin and Max Leroy Hall; and by a sister, Dorothy Sellers.


On Nov. 23, 1933, in Columbia City, Ind., as Kathryn M. Hall, she married Manford B. Wright, who survives. She is also also survived by two sons, Lane A. Wright of Granger and Cyrus C. Wright of South Bend, Ind.; five grandchildren, Gary, Robert, Dwayne Wright, all of South Bend, Bonnie Tyler of Granger and Elaine Hummell of South Bend; five great-grandchildren; and by a brother, Arthur Hall of Bourbon. Mrs. Wright was a seamstress for the Healthwin Hospital. She was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church and the Harris Township Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.


Services will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday in St. Pius X Catholic Church, Granger. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today in the Welsheimer Funeral Home North, 17033 Cleveland Road, South Bend. Burial will be in St. Joseph Valley Memorial Park, Granger. The family has requested that memorial contributions be made to the Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association, 919 E. Jefferson, South Bend, IN 46617.