Anna Mary Wright
Anna Mary Wright, age 86, died Thursday afternoon, October 7, 2010, at the Wyoming Medical Center, Casper, Wyoming.
She was born August 25, 1924, in rural Hutchinson, Kansas, the daughter of John Andrew and Maud Ethel (Hammar) Schott. As a young girl she attended school in Hutchinson, graduating from Hutchinson High School in 1942. A resident of Longton, Kansas, for the past five years, moving from Guymon, Oklahoma, and former resident of Fowler and Ashland, Kansas. While in Guymon, she worked at the Book Shack Christian book store and at the convenience store in Fowler.
She was a member of the Church of the Nazarene of Guymon and the Friendship Bible study of Longton. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, reading, and crocheting, having made a baby afgan for each of her grandchildren.
On April 17, 1944, she married Kenneth Wright at Hutchinson. He passed away on December 14, 2004.
Survivors include: A son, Jack Wright and wife Darlene of Jenks, Oklahoma; Four daughters, June Kramer and husband Kenneth of Longton, Kansas, Rita Lyons and husband David of Enid, Oklahoma, Carla Blain and husband Ron of Douglas, Wyoming, Cindy Conaway and husband Kelly of Ringwood, Oklahoma; Nineteen grandchildren and Six great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Gerhon Paul and Edwin John Schott; and an infant sister, Nona Marjorie Schott.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 12, 2010, at the Fowler Friends Church, Fowler. Interment followed in the Fowler Cemetery, Fowler.
The family would welcome memorials to the Longton Senior Center in care of Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary, Meade.
Personal condolences may be given to the family at www.fidlerormebachmanmortuary.com