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Doris J. Wright

April 3, 1928 - October 4, 2017

Doris J. Wright, 89, passed away Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Morrison Woods Health Campus.

She was born April 3, 1928, Yorktown, the daughter of Ora and Lillian (Clark) Fosnaugh.  Doris graduated from Yorktown High School in 1946.

Mrs. Wright was a 60-year member of Garden at Gethsemane United Methodist Churc…READ MORE

Doris J. Wright, 89, passed away Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Morrison Woods Health Campus.

She was born April 3, 1928, Yorktown, the daughter of Ora and Lillian (Clark) Fosnaugh.  Doris graduated from Yorktown High School in 1946.

Mrs. Wright was a 60-year member of Garden at Gethsemane United Methodist Church, where she was a member of the Mary Martha Circle, the Encouraging Words Sunday School Class, and for many years organized and helped to prepare funeral dinners at the church.  She was also a member of the New Neighbors Home Ec Club and the Letter Carriers Auxiliary.

Doris loved to cook and will be remembered for her homemade chicken and noodles, decorated cookies and cakes, and handmade chocolates.  She enjoyed working crossword puzzles and playing cards with her friends.  Most importantly, Doris always put her family first.

She is survived by her husband of seventy years, Robert Wright; daughters, Judy VanFleet (Warner), Cheri Ridley (Keith), JoEllen Pendel (Marc); six grandchildren, Michael VanFleet (Shannon), Ryan VanFleet (Jennifer), Bob Ridley (Nikki), Adam Ridley, Andrew Porter, Megan Caristi (Anthony); eight great grandchildren; two sisters, Martha Morris (Hugh) and Linda Clore (Norman); two brothers, Phil Fosnaugh and Ed Fosnaugh (Loretta); sisters-in-law, Mary Fight and Helen Boggs; and many nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Wright was preceded in death by her parents, and brothers, Bill and Ron Fosnaugh.

The family would like to thank the staff at Morrison Woods for the love and care they have given Doris during the past year.  Thanks also to the Neuro Critical Care Unit at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

Funeral Services will be held 1:00 pm Monday, October 9, 2017, at Garden at Gethsemane United Methodist Church, 1201 W. McGalliard Rd., Muncie, with Pastor Tony Collins officiating.  Burial will follow in Elm Ridge Cemetery.

Friends may call at Garden at Gethsemane United Methodist Church, 1201 W. McGalliard Rd., from 11:00 am until service time at 1:00 pm on Monday, October 9, 2017.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Garden at Gethsemane United Methodist Church, 1201 W. McGalliard Rd., Muncie, IN 47303.

Online condolences may be directed to the family at meeksmortuary.com.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, October 9, 2017

Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Garden at Gethsemane United Methodist Church

Address:

1201 W. McGalliard Road
Muncie, IN 47303


Service Information

Date: Monday, October 9, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm

The Garden at Gethsemane United Methodist Church

Address:

1201 W. McGalliard Road
Muncie, IN 47303


Cemetery Information

Elm Ridge Cemetery

Address:

4600 W. Kilgore Avenue
Muncie, IN 47304


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