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Patricia Ann WrightPatricia Ann Wright, 86, of Kittanning, PA, passed away Monday, November 19, 2018, at West Penn Hospital, surrounded by her family.
She was born April 9, 1932 in Kittanning, PA, the daughter of Ray F. and Esther (Smith) Yount.
Patricia grew up in Kittanning and graduated from Kittanning High School. She attended Penn State University and Endicott College in Massachusetts. She worked at Eljer in Pittsburgh prior to marrying Douglas W. Wright on November 5, 1955. She then dedicated herself to caring for her family.
Patricia and Douglas lived in Ford City, Tipton, PA, Huntsville, AL, Fox Chapel and Sarver for many years before returning to Kittanning in 2015. She was a member of Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church and Grace Presbyterian Church in Kittanning. Patricia's favorite pastimes were playing bridge and traveling with her husband.
She will be remembered with love by her husband, Douglas W. Wright; son, Douglas W. Wright, Jr., of Huntsville, AL; daughters, Pamela W. Sierra, of Andover, MA, Cynthia J. Parks and husband, Raymond, of Tarentum, and Linda J. Bocchicchio and husband, Ben, of Cary, NC; 11 grandchildren; son-in-law, William Cornelius, of Smyrna, TN; and brother, Thomas Yount and wife, Cindy, of Lizella, GA.
Patricia was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Martha A. Cornelius; and brothers, Ray F. Yount, Jr. and John S. Yount.
The family will receive friends from 12 PM until the time of funeral services at 4 PM on Wednesday, November 21, 2018, at Bauer Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 515 N. McKean St., Kittanning, PA, with the Rev. Brenda Sommerville-Schall officiating.
Burial will be in Kittanning Cemetery, Kittanning, PA.
Contributions can be made in Patricia's honor to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, www.stjude.org/donate.
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