Joanna M. Wright,
84, of Chesterton, passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2020, at her residence,
surrounded by her family.
She was born on May
3, 1936, in Hebron, Indiana, to Howard and Thelma (Souther) Bell, who both
preceded her in death.
On March 11, 1955,
in Demotte, she married William M. Wright, who preceded her in death on
September 30, 2017.
Joanna was a
homemaker and a loving mother who will be dearly missed by her friends and
She is survived by
her children Pat (Chuck) Glissman, of Valparaiso, Randy Wright of
Chesterton, Mark (Connie) Wright of Knox, and Tom (Julie) Wright of Michigan
She is also
survived by her brother Henry Eugene (Mary) Bell, and sisters Barbara (Bill)
Johnson, Sandra Sue (Mike) Magnum, brother-in-law Larry (Christine) Wright,
12 grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
will take place on Friday, June 26, 2020, at 12:00 p.m., at Bartholomew
Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Friday, from 9 a.m. till time of
Entombment will be
at Graceland Cemetery.