March 6, 1926 - October 27, 2020
Marie Ernestine Wright went to be with the Lord on October 27, 2020 at the age of 94. She was born on March 6, 1926 in Floresville, Texas to parents, John Opiela Lopez and Jesusa Olivares Ximenez. She is preceded in death by her loving husband of 43 years, Frederick Edward Wright; her parents and granddaughter Rosemarie Jean Curnow. She is survived by her loving children Rosemarie Richie and Frederick Wright II (Linda Victoria); grandchildren Rick Parker (Lucy), Marie Yvette Maris (Michael), Frederick Wright III (Pamela), John Wright (Audrey), Linda Marie Wright and grandson-in-law Fred Curnow (Kathleen). Great-grandchildren, Sydnie Marie Maris, Avery Maris, Kaitlynn Cortez, KC Cortez, Meghan Curnow, John Wesley Wright II, Jacob Wright, Ursula Mari Parker, Elijah Jude Parker, and Asa Edward Wright. Marie loved the outdoors. She began hunting at an early age, become an avid sportsman hunting in Colorado and deep sea fishing. Helping her son land a record hammer head shark. She had a kennel raising Yorkshire Terriers. She had many interests also raising parakeets, peacocks, and different types of turkeys. She was an excellent cook delighting family with cooking. Marie was always ready to help those that need help. She loved her family, and was proud of her heritage. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Visitation will be held Monday, November 9, 2020 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM with a Rosary to be recited at 6:30 PM at Mission Park Funeral Chapels South. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 12:00 PM at Holy Name Catholic Church with interment to follow at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery. In accordance with CDC safety precautions, we require everyone to wear a mask upon entering the Funeral Home and practice social distancing while inside. There will be a 75-person maximum allowed in the chapel and a 40-person maximum allowed at the church. For everyone’s safety please honor the family from a distance. We kindly thank you in advance.
Marie Ernestine Wright went to be with the Lord on October 27, 2020 at the age of 94. She was born on March 6, 1926 in Floresville, Texas to parents, John Opiela Lopez and Jesusa Olivares Ximenez. She is preceded in death by her loving husband... View Obituary & Service Information
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