Obituary: WRIGHT, GAYLE

Published: Thursday, July 31 2014 10:48 a.m. MDT

Gayle Wright 1935 ~ 2011

Our sister, aunt and friend, Gayle Lillis Wright, 75, passed away May 4, 2011 in Sandy, Utah. She was born Sept. 10, 1935 in Murray, Utah to George Deming and ElVeda Hansen Wright. She lived for many years in Midvale, graduating from Jordan High School. Worked for 15 years at Mtn. Bell. She was active in the LDS Church, serving in many callings, including a stake mission. Gayle was skilled in macramé, knitting and crocheting, and did demonstrations for the General Relief Society. Gayle dealt with the challenges of diabetes most of her life. She had many devoted friends. Survived by sister, Karen Stephensen; brother, Michael (Peggy) Wright; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by two nephews. Funeral services will be held Monday, May 9, 2011, at 11 a.m. at the Midvale 4th Ward Chapel, 7825 So. Olympus. Viewing Sunday 6-8 p.m. at Goff Mortuary, 8090 So. State, and Monday 10-10:45 a.m. at the church. Interment, Midvale City Cemetery.