Judith A. Wright

July 31, 1944 ‒ March 14, 2012

Westerville, Ohio

Judith A. (Owen) Wright, age 67 of Westerville passed away while surrounded by her family Wednesday, March 14, 2012. Stead fast and true she battled her illness with courage, never complaining.

She was born on July 31, 1944 in Columbus to the late Marion “Rudy” and M. Virginia (Sponaugle) Owen Hoover. A graduate of Big Walnut High School in 1962 she then worked as a secretary.

After meeting on a blind date, Judy married Rick Wright, her beloved husband of 38 years. Together they built several homes, raised a family, and experienced the joys of life.

One with strict morals, she was a good listener, honest and dependable. Beautiful inside and out, she had a mother’s intuition for always knowing what was best.

A meticulous housekeeper, she treasured time in the sun and on the beaches of North Myrtle. She was happiest shopping, visiting with family, and enjoying a good cup of coffee. She will be remembered as a good friend, loving mother, and devoted wife.

In addition to her husband Rick, she is also survived by children: Kenny and Debbie Wright both of Westerville, Kim (Bill) Kolens of Cleveland, Michelle (Jym) DeWitt of Cardington, 7 Grandchildren: Tim (Michelle), Amber, Ashley, and Zachery Wright, Lynsey (Doug) Wilson, Joshua and Madysyn DeWitt, Great-grandchildren: Lexi and Aiden, brother Bill Owen of Columbus, sister Polly Frentsos of Westerville, 4 nieces and nephews, aunt Charlotte Berkeley of Johnstown, and her loyal companion Snuggles.

Friends may call 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR’s 3 at 61, Sunbury, where services will be Monday 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Brian Smith officiating, interment will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Mt. Carmel Hospice or the Ronald McDonald House Charities.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com