Obituaries Sandra Jean Wright
May 7, 2013, 07:35
SANDRA JEAN WRIGHT
Sandra Jean Wright, 72, of Seymour, Iowa, passed away April 29, 2013, at Wayne County Hospital in Corydon, Iowa.
She was born in Mystic, Iowa, on Oct. 2, 1940, to Dallas F. and Geraldine Avanelle “Avie” (Kirk) Walker.
Sandra attended Moravia High School and graduated in 1958. Sandra was united in marriage on June 7, 1958, to John David Lewis who preceded her in death in December 1960. To this union, one child was born, David Michael “Mike” Lewis of Seymour.
Sandra was united in marriage on Aug. 13, 1966, to Stuart M. Wright who preceded her in death in September 2006. She was employed by the United States Department of Agriculture, Risk Management Agency and worked out of the Kansas City, Mo., office from 1983-2003. She traveled throughout the United States, working in many different areas of the organization.
Sandra loved her family and friends. She had many special times with them. She enjoyed spoiling her grandchildren, fishing, boating, playing cards and having family get-togethers. She will be greatly missed by them.
She was a member of the Seymour American Legion Auxiliary and NARFE for active and retired federal employees.
Sandra is survived by son, Mike (Tiena) Lewis; grandchildren, David Lewis and Gregory (Amanda) Lewis; great-grandchild, Khloe Lewis; sister, Sharon (Duane) Scott of Fort Madison; sisters-in-law, Nancy (LeRoy) Tietsort of Sedona, Ariz., and Peggy Oden of Centerville; brother-in-law, Timothy (Ellen) Wright of Wentzville, Mo.; nieces and nephews, Jeff (Jan) Walker of Norwalk, Penny (Rick) Sharp of Centerville, Randy (Jody) Walker of Mystic, Peggy (Rob) Clement of LaPlate, Mo., Kay (Mike) Spieler of Lovilla, Keith (Betty) McCord of Fort Madison and John (Sue) Tietsort of Sedona.
Her parents, husbands and one brother Dallas L. (Mickey) Walker, preceded her in death.
Funeral services were held May 1 at the Lange Funeral Home in Centerville with Pastor Mike Finn officiating.
A memorial has been established to The Wayne County K-9 Fund and the Walnut City Christian Church Restorative Fund, and may be given to Lange Funeral Home and Crematory, 1900 S. 18th St., Centerville, IA 52544. Condolences may be shared online at www.langefh.com.