Mary Ellen Wright

Wright-- Mary Ellen, 62, of Derby, VT, passed away May 9, 2011 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Newport where a mass of Christian burial will be celebrated. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery.  Should friends desire, contributions in her memory may be made to the Mary Wright Halo Foundation in care of the Community National Bank, P.O. Box 259, Derby, VT 05829. The foundation will benefit Orleans Country Area residents who are caring for sick and/or terminally ill family members during their time of need. On-line condolences may be sent to the family through the funeral home website at Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Home, locally family owned and operated.

For the full obituary see Wednesday's Express.