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 Jere Fischer Wright

Jere Fischer Wright

Birth
Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 30 Oct 2012 (aged 74)
Bausman, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Annville, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section A-2 Row A Site 6
Memorial ID 100025728 · View Source
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Jere F. Wright, 74, of Bausman, passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at home after a brief illness. He was the husband of Sandra J. (Stoner) Wright with whom he was married 49 years last July 14.

Jere had worked for Watt & Shand for 37 years and retired as Vice President General Merchandise Manager in 1992.

Born on November 27, 1937 in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Robert G. and Marguerite M. (Fischer) Wright. Jere served in the U.S. Air Force from 1957-1960 and was a member of American Legion-Post 34. He also was a member of the B.P.O.E. Lodge #134, Masonic Lodge #43 F. & A. M., Lancaster Lodge of Perfection, Harrisburg Consistory, Lancaster Liederkranz, Commercial Travelers Association and W.A.S.H.E.R.S. (a social group of Watt & Shand retirees). Jere had served as president of the former Bausman Fire Company and was a life member of the Lancaster Township Fire Department. He served as secretary/treasurer for the Lancaster 250 Celebration and had served as president of the Lancaster Cosmopolitan Club.

Surviving in addition to his wife are two daughters, Jean L. married to Keith A. Parmer, of Mechanicsburg and Patricia A. Wright, fiancee of Steven J. Roy, of Lancaster; 2 grandchildren, Samantha R. (Cody) Oliver and Christopher S. Herr; step-grandchildren, Alyssa E. and Emily A. Parmer. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Dianne M. Wiker (2010) and a brother, Robert L. Wright (2007).

A Celebration of Jere's life will be held at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 100 W. Main Street, Mountville, PA 17554 on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 2 PM (Visitation one hour prior). Private interment will be in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, PA with Military Honors. Kindly omit flowers. Memorial Remembrances can be made in Jere's memory to Hospice & Community Care, www.hospiceandcommunitycare... or Father Martin's Ashley www.fathermartinsashley.org To submit an on-line condolence, visit: www.scheidfuneralhome.com

Andrew T. Scheid Funeral Home Exclusive Provider of
Veterans Funeral Care 717-872-2266 / 397-8298

(Lancaster Newspaper 11/2/2012)

Middle Name and Plot Information Provided By J Edward Ross



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  • Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100025728
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jere Fischer Wright (27 Nov 1937–30 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100025728, citing Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Donna Butler Sheaffer (contributor 46777676) .