- January 30, 2017
- Fort Wayne, Indiana
of Karen's Passing
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“I grew up in Sullivan, Michigan with Karen, I remember her as always happy and very funny and a friend to everyone. Rest in Peace sweet lady.
1 of 31 | Posted by: Sandra Shavalier-Weeks - TX
“Tom,Becky,Betsy,Peggy & Jeanette... I was so sorry to hear of Karen's passing...and at Ashton Creek...my husband is a resident there & I'm there...Read More »
2 of 31 | Posted by: Nancy Rivera - Ft. Wayne, IN
“To the Wright girls, Betsy, Becky, Peggy and Jeanette I am so very sorry for your loss. I just today found out about her passing. I have such fond...Read More »
3 of 31 | Posted by: Debbie DeBord - Fort Wayne, IN
“I am sorry to hear of your loss, Tom. You have my deepest sympathy.
4 of 31 | Posted by: Dave Hord - Fort wayne, IN
“Tom,I was very sorry to hear of your loss. You're in my thoughts and prayers. All the best to you and Family,Sam
5 of 31 | Posted by: Sam Greenwood - Tampa, FL
“Sorry for your loss, grief can be so hard, but our special memories helps us to cope with the pain and knowing that others cares. 1peter 5 : 6-7.
6 of 31 | Posted by: Foster
“Tom, I am so sorry to learn of Karen's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in these difficult times.Mick Walters
7 of 31 | Posted by: Mick Walters - Tampa, FL
“Tom,I am sorry to hear of Karen's passing. Karen was a dear high school friend and classmate. Please accept my sincere sympathy and know that I am...Read More »
8 of 31 | Posted by: Marcia (Lachmann) Chase - Ravenna, MI
“Remembering back to the good old days...a summer resort in Michigan...Mrs Wright was the sweet mom of 4 sweet friends. Lots of good memories. Heaven...Read More »
9 of 31 | Posted by: Tara Becker - IL - Friend
“So sorry to hear of your loss. I have so many fond memories of your family and riding my bicycle to your house to play with the girls. Keeping your...Read More »
10 of 31 | Posted by: Mindy & Randy Moser - FL - Friend
“Tom and Family,So sorry to hear about the passing of Karen. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.John Cooke
11 of 31 | Posted by: John Cooke - Marion, OH
“Tom,We were so very sorry to hear that Karen had passed away. She made life a little brighter for everyone that knew her. Our prayers and sympathy...Read More »
12 of 31 | Posted by: Sandy McNeil - Ft.Wayne - Friend
“We send our deepest sympathy to the entire Wright family. Karen was such a loving person and enjoyed life to the fullest. We share many memories...Read More »
13 of 31 | Posted by: Marvin and Anita Arnold - IN
“Our sincere sympathies are with you, Tom and your family and Karen's friends. Sincerely, Richard and Kathy (Wood) Monroe.
14 of 31 | Posted by: Kathy Monroe - Hampton, VA
“Tom and family,My deepest sympathy on Karen's passing. Will keep you in my prayers.Kay Shutty
15 of 31 | Posted by: Kay Shutty - Ellijay, GA - Friend
“TomRuth and I want you to know we will be praying for you and your familyfor your loss. Its been a long time since we first met and workedtogether...Read More »
16 of 31 | Posted by: Charles Kingsley - Plant City, FL
“Tom so sorry to hear you loss the love of your life.We will continue to keep you and your family in our thought and prayers.
17 of 31 | Posted by: Wayne and Marva Sutton - FL
“Tom,So sorry to hear of the loss of your wife. I am hopeful for you and your family, that the memories made over the years will help all f you...Read More »
18 of 31 | Posted by: Ron Callahan - Temple Terrace, FL
“So sorry for your lost. I worked with Tom at GTEDS (Verizon). Keeping you and your family in my prayers...
19 of 31 | Posted by: Pam Gage - Fort Wayne, IN
“Tom - My deepest sympathy - I just got home from the Hospital where my wife Mavis had a triple By-Pass. - You are in my Prayers.
20 of 31 | Posted by: Dick Ropp - Edinboro, PA
“Sorry for your loss. May you draw close to our loving God by reading his word and find comfort in the hope that he gives us all of seeing our loved...Read More »
21 of 31 | Posted by: A friend
“We have such treasured memories of Karen. Our kids were so blessed by having another set of grandparents growing up. Such a sweet woman. With Love...Read More »
22 of 31 | Posted by: Marta Liechty - Ft. Wayne, IN
“Tom and family,So very sorry to hear of Karen's passing. We have been blessed to have you as neighbors the past 21 years. Always enjoyed my time...Read More »
23 of 31 | Posted by: Kathy, Joe, Alex, Kalah, Jordan and Sydney Baer - IN
“Mrs Wright, may you Rest In Peace and may your family find comfort in prayer knowing that you will be missed terribly and never forgotten! I have...Read More »
24 of 31 | Posted by: Teri Taylor - Boynton Beach, FL
“Aunt Karen was such a kind and gentle soul. So sorry Uncle Tom and family. Prayers and hugs to you all! The Lewis Family
25 of 31 | Posted by: Anne Lewis - Ravenna, MI
“My Aunt Karen was one of the warmest hearts I have ever known. Most of my memories are as a young child...I remember visiting Uncle Tom, Aunt Karen,...Read More »
26 of 31 | Posted by: David Wright - Defiance, OH
“I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Please know I am thinking about and praying for you!!
27 of 31 | Posted by: Faye Thompson - NY - Friend
“My heart is very heavy today Tom and I hope and pray for comfort for you and "the girls". So many wonderful years together is such a tribute to love...Read More »
28 of 31 | Posted by: Mike Coyne - Wake Forest, NC
“Pat and I are thinking of you and your family everyday.May you find comfort in knowing that God is holding her hand now.God bless you and your family...Read More »
29 of 31 | Posted by: GEORGE AND PAT WARREN - MI
“I am saddened to hear of my Aunt Karen's passing. My sympathy to Tom and the girls. I only have good memories of Karen. As a child, visits to...Read More »
30 of 31 | Posted by: Ellen Hunter-Jordan - Winchendon, MA
“There are no words to lessen the pain that you are going through right now but we hope that you can take comfort in knowing that your dear Wife,...Read More »
31 of 31 | Posted by: Terry & Diane Sanders - Ravenna, MI
Karen C. Wright, 74, a wonderful loving Angel was called home to heaven on Monday, January 30, 2017 at Ashton Creek Health and Rehab in Ft. Wayne. Born in Trempealeau, WI, Karen will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a member of Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church. Surviving are her husband of 54 years, Thomas Wright of Fort Wayne; daughters, Becky (Brian) Swing, Betsy (Jerry) Snyder, Peggy (Glenn) Teman, and Jeanette Wright all of Fort Wayne; 8 grandchildren, Ben, Jules, Garrett, Sam, Mike, Kenzie, Jones, and Kya; brother, Richard (June) Grover, and her sister, Charlotte (Lyle) Chalko both of Ravenna, MI. Karen was preceded in death by her parents, George Grover and Petra Kass; and sisters, Iris Hunter, and Darlene Poulin. Mass of Christian Burial is 1:00 pm Monday, February 6, 2017 with calling one hour prior. Calling also at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Rd on Sunday, February 5, 2017 from 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Burial in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Heartland Hospice. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com.