Mrs. Della D. Wright, 62, widow of the late Al Wright, died yesterday afternoon [February 26, 1943] at her home at 1005 North Water Street. She had been ill a year.
Mrs. Wright was born September 17, 1880 in Missouri. She was married to Mr. Wright 35 years ago. A son born to them died when five years old [James Cuttrell Wright]. She was a member of the Christian Church.
Survivors include three sisters, Mrs. Laura Schooler, Bixby, Okla.; Mrs. Mollie Barnett, Mendota, Mo., and Mrs. Margaret Gum, Green City, Mo.; and seven stepchildren, Mrs. Doris Zastron, Mrs. Roy Maryatt, and Mrs. Robert Burnett of Seattle, Mrs. Kitty Kilgore of San Francisco, John Wright, serving with the army in Africa, Alfred Wright of Seattle and Verne Wright of Bremerton.
Funeral services will be held at the Honeycutt parlors Monday afternoon at 2 o’clcok. Rev. Teddy Leavitt will officiate. Burial will be in the IOOF Cemetery.
Contributed by: Shelli Steedman