Retta E. Wright of Rimbey, Alberta passed away peacefully at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre, Red Deer on Monday, November 19, 2012 at the age of 84 years. Retta will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her two sons, Reini Wright of Bluffton; and Terry Wright of Ponoka;and her daughter, Twyla Hauck of Rimbey; as well as three grandchildren: Tara, Scott, and Jennifer; and five great grandchildren: Dominic, Kailyn, Ty, Evan, and Trenna. She will also be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her brother, Norman (Aurora) Hrushenski of Spruce Grove; her sister, Betty Gold of Westbank, B.C.; and her twin sister, Ruth (George) Hope of Medicine Hat; in addition to numerous nieces and nephews. Retta was predeceased by her husband, Ralph in 1973; her grandson, Trent in 2010; two daughters-in-law, Sharlyn and Donna; two brothers, Ben and Jack; and one sister, Mildred Auten.
A Public Memorial Service in Celebration of Retta’s Life was held at the Zion Lutheran Church, Rimbey on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. with the Reverend Allen Lewis officiating. Cremation took place at the Central Alberta Crematorium, Red Deer. Retta’s cremated remains will be interred with her beloved husband, Ralph in the Mount Auburn Cemetery, Rimbey at a later date. If friends desire, memorial tributes in Retta’s Memory may be made directly to the Retta Wright Memorial Fund ~ For Future Community Enhancements, c/o ATB Financial, Box 918, Rimbey, Alberta T0C 2J0.
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Funeral and Cremation Arrangements for the Late Retta E. Wright
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OBERHAMMER FUNERAL CHAPELS