Nancy A. Wright, 82

Nancy A. Wright, of Whitefish Bay, passed away Dec. 29, 2011, at 
Horizon Inpatient Hospice in Mequon. She was 82 years old.
Nancy was born April 18, 1929, in Milwaukee, the daughter of Ogden 
and Ruth Groelle Trayser. On Aug. 8, 1953, she was united in marriage 
with William H.B. Wright III in Milwaukee.  He preceded her in death 
in 1987. For over 20 years, Nancy volunteered at St. Michaelís 
Hospital. She enjoyed music, going up north to the family cabin, and 
spending time with her family.

Nancy is survived by two children, Susan (John) Sweitzer of Thompson 
Ridge, N.Y., and Bill (Debby) Wright of Cedarburg. She is further 
survived by grandchildren, William, Emily and Michael Wright; great-
granddaughter, Charlotte; other relatives and friends.

Nancy is preceded in death by her husband, William; and grandson, 
Timothy Sweitzer.

Funeral services were held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, at 
Eernisse Funeral Home, 1167 Washington Ave. in Cedarburg. The family 
received visitors at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 6 
p.m. Nancy was laid to rest beside William at Forest Home Cemetery in 

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Alzheimerís 

The Eernisse Funeral Home, Cedarburg, assisted the family with 
arrangements. Online condolences may be left at