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,
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