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  • Nancy A. Wright

  • March 30, 2010

FREDERICKTOWN — Nancy A. (Wilson) Wright, 55, of Fredericktown died Monday, March 29, 2010, at her residence following a courageous battle with cancer.

Nancy was born July 2, 1954, in Mount Vernon, was a graduate of Fredericktown High School and had earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration. She had been employed for 27 years as the human resource manager for the Dana Corporation in Fredericktown. Nancy was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Fredericktown and had participated in the local Relay For Life.

Surviving are her husband, William Wright; her daughter and son-in-law, Heidi and Mike Sansom of Fredericktown; her son and daughter-in-law, Troy and Zoe McGowan of Westerville; five grandchildren; her parents, Harry and Betty (Thomas) Wilson of Fredericktown; and her sisters and brothers-in-law, Patty and John Franklin of California, Pamela and Tom Lanum of Cardington, Deborah Yetzer of Newark and Amy Koelbl of Mount Vernon.

Nancy was preceded in death by her sister, Becky Wilson.

Friends may call Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown. Funeral services will be Thursday at 11:30 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Fredericktown with Pastor Mike Smith officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made to any cancer research project or to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. To send an online condolence to the family, visit

The Snyder Funeral Homes are honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Nancy A. (Wilson) Wright.



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