Melissa Marie Wright
Age 28, of Townsend, DE, born December 26, 1983. After a long and courageous battle with cancer, Melissa left this life on Sunday, December 9, 2012 surrounded by her family and close friends.
She very much enjoyed playing softball and skateboarding. She was a competitive gamer and avid Steelers fan. After attending Christiana High School, she worked as a talented short order cook which took her from the Middletown area to FL and then to GA. She was a mentor to many, and an awesome friend to those whose path she crossed.
She is survived by her mother, Virginia Whittaker Carr (Thomas); her father, Carl D Wright (Pamela); her brothers and sister, Matthew Wright, Carl Wright, Ryan Carr, Toby Tapp, Patricia Barker; grandparents, Hope Whittaker Bush, Robert and Catherine Wright; her uncles, Murray, Eric and Jason Whittaker and Bob Wright; her many aunts and cousins; her beloved cats, Jacks and Stuey and her dog, Klondike Kate.
Memorial service will be held 12pm on Friday, December 14 at Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, 212 N. Broad Street in Middletown, where family and friends are invited to call from 11:00-12:00. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers the family would appreciate contributions in her name to the
, 92 Reads Way, Suite 205, New Castle, DE 19720; Delaware Hospice, Inc., 911 S. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE 19901 or to Seasons Hospice, 300 Biddle Avenue, Suite 205, Newark, DE 19702.
DANIELS & HUTCHISON
Funeral Home LLC