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1928 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Age 85, of Slippery Rock and formerly of Penn Hills, passed away at her residence in Slippery Rock on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at 4:40 a.m. following a brief illness. She was born in Penn Hills on August 17, 1928, to William Allen Fisher and Edna Curren Fisher. She married Edward George Wright on July 22, 1946. He preceded her in death on May 1, 2008. She was of the Protestant faith and had been a member of the "Red Hat Society." Edna enjoyed sewing, golfing, camping, travel and spending time with grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is survived by a daughter, Elizabeth A. and husband, Steve Ezar of Pittsburgh, PA; two sons, Larry E. and wife, Anna Marie Wright of Tionesta, PA, and William A. and wife, Dale Ann Wright of Slippery Rock, PA; two brothers, Ashley and wife, Eileen Fisher of Penn Hills, PA, and Yourd and wife, Betty Fisher of Plum Borough, PA; six grandchildren, William Wright, Nicole Wright Olshanski, Edward Wright, Leann Wright Sharrar, Stephen and Aiden Ezar; two step-grandsons, Zach and Jesse Gilliland; and eight great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a sister, Alma Fisher; brother, William Fisher; and a grandson, Charles Wright. Funeral Services will be at the SOXMAN FUNERAL HOME, 7450 Saltsburg Rd., Penn Hills, PA 15235 on Monday, June 9, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. Family will receive friends at the SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 421 New Castle St., Slippery Rock on Sunday, June 8, 2014, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and on Monday at Soxman Funeral Home in Penn Hills from 11:00 a.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m. Interment will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Penn Hills.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on June 5, 2014
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