Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Wrights in:
 • East Side Cemetery
 • Estherville
 • Emmet County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Claude Vernon Wright
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 1, 1889
Florence
Marion County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 11, 1974
Estherville
Emmet County
Iowa, USA

Rural Estherville Man's Services Set Tuesday
Estherville Claude Vernon Wright, 84, of rural Estherville, died in Holy Family Hospital Saturday morning, May 11.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Reese-Henry Chapel with the Rev. R.B. Flentgen officiating. Interment will be in East Side Cemetery with military graveside rites. Friends may call at Reese-Henry Funeral Home, Estherville, until noon on Tuesday.

Mr. Wright was born July 1, 1889 at Florence, Kan., to Mr. and Mrs. William B. Wright. He was married to Clara Bleckwenn on Feb. 23, 1921 at Fenton. They farmed in the Fairville and Depew area until moving to a farm northeast of Estherville in 1941. He was a veteran of World War I.

Surviving is his wife, Clara of rural Estherville; four sons, Donald, Kermit, Melvin and Norman John, all of Estherville; two daughters, Beverly Wright of Estherville and Mrs. Michael (Dorothy) Hanrahan, Des Moines; seven grandchildren; one brother, Forest Wright of Indianola; and one sister, Mrs. Harry Willey of Creston.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and five sisters. (Estherville Daily News, Estherville, IA, May 13, 1974)
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Boan Wright (1851 - 1931)
  Martha C. Vernon Wright (1856 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Clara H. Bleckwenn Wright (1896 - 1982)
 
 Children:
  Beverly T. Wright (1921 - 2003)*
  Donald Wright (1923 - 2010)*
  Kermit William Wright (1928 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary A. Wright Ruble (1881 - 1963)*
  Gertrude R Wright Snell (1885 - 1969)*
  Forest L. Wright (1887 - 1978)*
  Claude Vernon Wright (1889 - 1974)
  Martha Alta Wright Mitchell (1894 - 1956)*
  George Lester Wright (1901 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: PVT US ARMY WWI
 
Burial:
East Side Cemetery
Estherville
Emmet County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Merllene
Record added: Oct 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78763450
Claude Vernon Wright
Added by: Lois Jensen
 
Claude Vernon Wright
Added by: Lois Jensen
 
Claude Vernon Wright
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Michael G. McManness
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

1st cousin twice removed
- Larry & Helen in Ok.
 Added: Oct. 26, 2012
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service