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Donald E Wright
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1914
Howard County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 2006
Benton County
Arkansas, USA

AR--WCF Courier.....20 Jan 2006
DONALD WRIGHT: 91, died Tuesday[1-17]. He was born 7 Nov 1914 in Riceville IA, a son of Gus & Nellie (Sisley) Wright. He wed Eileen McDonald on 29 March 1940 in Nashua IA. They moved to the area September 1978 from Waterloo IA. He served in the US Army during WWII. He was a lifetime member of the American Legion, Charter member of the WWII Memorial, The Questers Woodchucks, The Odd Fellows since 1945. His hobbies were fishing in Canada, hunting & collecting antiques. He was a big baseball fan; played all over Europe during WWII & was scouted by The Cincinnati Red Socks. He was preceded in death by his parents & a sis: Marcella Bottomley.
He is survived by his wife, Eileen-of the home; a brother-in-law; Robert Bottomley, a sister-in-law Bethel Lowe; 3 nieces: Karen Eileen Harter, Kathryn Jean Duke, Karla Lowe-Phelps; 2 nephews: James Allen Bottomley, Thomas Craig Bottomley; & 15 gr-grandnieces--nephews.
Private visitation will be held Friday [1-20] at the First United Methodist Church Parlor. Graveside service will be Saturday morning [1-21] at the Rogers City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church-Rogers AR & the Circle of Life Hospice-Springdale AR. Arrange-ments under the direction of Callison-Lough Funeral Home.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Augustus Wright (1884 - 1958)
  Nelle Sisley Wright (1886 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Eileen McDonald Wright (1919 - 2009)
 
 Sibling:
  Donald E Wright (1914 - 2006)
  Gertrude M Wright Bottomley (1917 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rogers Cemetery
Rogers
Benton County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: DJ Csikos
Record added: Jul 10, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14874988
Donald E Wright
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- Charles Robin Rauch
 Added: Nov. 15, 2014
MOST ALL desire--A Forget me not! We should remember Andrew Betts-an early settler of CrawfordCnty PA as the father of this large family group. Rest in peace one & all; One more of the many distant cousins-Dianna
- DJ Csikos
 Added: Oct. 4, 2012
From distant cousin Dianna; A wife, mom, sis, dau & niece of US VETS. THANK YOU for serving our country in---WW-II--US Army
- DJ Csikos
 Added: Nov. 14, 2011
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