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Claude Vernon Wright
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Birth: Jul. 1, 1889
Marion County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 11, 1974
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: 
  William Boan Wright (1851 - 1931)
  Martha C. Vernon Wright (1856 - 1933)
  Clara H. Bleckwenn Wright (1896 - 1982)
  Beverly T. Wright (1921 - 2003)*
  Donald Claude Wright (1923 - 2010)*
  Kermit William Wright (1928 - 2000)*
  Melvin Wright (1930 - 2015)*
  Mary Ann 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
East Side Cemetery
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
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 Added: Oct. 26, 2012

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