Margaret Wright

Margaret Mary Ellen McCabe Wright died peacefully at her home on March 27, 2013. Marge was born on April 9, 1930 in Bronx, New York to Henry Joseph and Margaret Ellen McCabe. She grew up in New York where she found her Mr. Wright living in the same apartment building with his family two floors up. When she was 18 years old she flew to California where her beloved Charlie had moved with his family. Her plan was a two-week vacation to convince him to return to New York with her to be married or to break up. She stayed on vacation and on September 11, 1948, Charles J. Wright married Margaret McCabe at St. Clements Catholic Church in Venice, California. They had 63 wonderful years together until Charlie preceded her in death on May 5, 2011. In addition to her beloved husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, her daughter Claire and infant son Craig; her sister Patsy and brother John. Marge is survived by her daughter Cathy Welsh and husband Michael of Mead, CO; daughter Carol Dutra and husband Howard of Fullerton, CA; daughter Connie Lowe and husband Bob of Ordway, CO; son Charlie Wright and wife Sandy of Gulfport, MS; son Chris Wright and wife Francie of Longmont, CO; daughter Cynthia Ferguson and husband Dennis of Frederick, MD; son Cameron Wright and wife Isabelle of Mead, CO and her former daughter-in-law Linda Beck of Milliken, CO. She also leaves behind 16 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren in addition to one niece, Ronnie Ibarra of Salem, OR and one great nephew Ryan Dunne also of Salem, OR. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. followed by a Recitation of the Rosary on Wednesday, April 3rd at Howe Mortuary. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, April 4th at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Longmont Mountain View Cemetery. Please share your condolences at www.howemortuary.com

Funeral Home

Howe Mortuary, Inc.
439 Coffman Street Longmont, CO 80501
(303) 776-2434

Published in TimesCall.com on Mar. 31, 2013