Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
January 30, 2014 10:49 am EST


ST. LOUISVILLE — Calling hours for Janet I. Wright, 65, of St. Louisville, will be held 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 31, at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N Main St., Utica, with the service at 7 p.m. with Ralph Nethers officiating.

Janet died Jan. 28, 2014, at Licking Memorial Hospital/Selma Markowitz Care Center, Newark. She was born Feb. 9, 1948, in Newark, to the late James R. and Evelyn E. (Bebout) Rice Sr.

She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Rex E. Wright of St. Louisville; sons and daughter-in-law, Joe Allen Bell of Mount Vernon, and Bill and Linda Bell of Newark; daughter and son-in-law, Jerri and David O’Keefe of Merritt Island, Fla.; stepdaughter and stepson-in-law, Tabatha and Dustin Grippando of St. Joseph, Mo.; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers; and one sister.

She is preceded in death by one granddaughter.

The family wishes to thank the nurses and doctors of Licking Memorial Hospital ICU.

Contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058-9909.

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