Submitted by: Brenda Horton
Mrs. Lena Florence Wright, of Rt. 1 New Carlisle, died at 8:30 pm Wednesday in her residence. She was born in Knox, Ind., April 5, 1898. She had lived in New Carlisle seven years going there from South Bend. She was married in 1917 in St. Joseph, Mich., to George A. Wright, who survives. She is also survived by one daughter, Mrs. Norman Milliken, of South Bend; one-stepgrandson. Friends may call after 7 pm today in the Orvis Funeral Home where funeral services will be held at 2 pm Monday, Rev. Marpel Lawson, pastor of the Church of Christ, of Kouts, Ind., will officiate. Burial will be in Pine Lake Cemetery, LaPorte, Ind.
Source: The South Bend Tribune, 17 Jan 1957.