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Elizabeth J. Wright

Obituary for Elizabeth J. Wright

October 8, 1924 - May 22, 2017
| Age 92


Elizabeth J. Wright passed away peacefully on May 22, 2017 at age 92. Born in Norristown on October 8, 1924, Elizabeth was daughter of Eunice (Saylor) and Paul F. Kenney. She was the beloved wife of William R. Wright who passed away in 1992. Elizabeth was a longtime resident of Norristown and currently lived at the Gwynedd Healthcare Center.

Elizabeth was the loving Mom of UnaBeth Vicchio (Craig) and Patricia A. Rehrer (David) and cherished Nana of four grandchildren; Hank, Wendy, Brandon and Denise plus six great grandchildren.

Elizabeth was a kind and generous woman. She was a faithful member of the Asbury United Methodist Church and a volunteer for Meals on Wheels and the Red Cross. She was a great cook and baker and was especially known for her cookies. Elizabeth was an animal lover and enjoyed ceramics, playing cards and making "pysanky" eggs for Easter. Elizabeth liked to vacation with family and friends at the Jersey shore.

Relatives and friends are invited to Elizabeth's Life Celebration at Boyd-Horrox-Givnish of East Norriton, 200 W. Germantown Pike, on Wednesday, May 31st from 12-1 PM. Her 1:30 PM Graveside Service will be held at Valley Forge Memorial Gardens, 352 S. Gulph Rd., King of Prussia, PA 19406.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Asbury United Methodist Church, 1441 Pine St., Norristown PA 19401 or Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

To share a thought or memory of Elizabeth, please visit, 610-277-7000.

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Suggested Memorial Donations

  • Asbury United Methodist Church
    1441 Pine St.
    Norristown, PA 19401
  • Alzheimer's Association
    225 N. Michigan Ave
    Floor 17
    Chicago , IL 60601

Arrangements By

Boyd-Horrox-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

200 West Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19401
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