GAHANNA — Mary E. Wright Bruce, 94, of Gahanna passed away Sunday, Aug. 23, 2009.
She was born Feb. 19, 1915, in Knox County to the late Perley and Eldora Wright; also preceded in death by her brothers and sisters, Lee and Helen Wright, H. Earl and Marie Wright, Lorentz and Ethel Wright Lemley, Robert and Janet Colgin Wright, Nick and Esther Wright Demas; and niece, Margery Wright Snowberger.
She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Richard “Dick” Bruce; nieces, Helen Wright Dennehy, Ruth Wright Sapp, Bill and Margaret Demas, and Clark and Kathryn Demas Cochrane; nephew, George Demas.
Mary was a lifelong member of Simmons Church of Christ, Milford Township, Knox County, and attended Centerburg High School. She worked several different jobs, ultimately retiring after 13 years with American Auto Parts.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 27, at Schoedinger Northeast Chapel, 1051 E. Johnstown Road, Gahanna, OH 43230, where family will receive friends beginning at noon. Interment will be in Mifflin Township Cemetery.
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