Dorothy E. Wright


Dorothy E. Wright, 73, Centralia, died Tuesday, Jan.  3, 2023, at the Boone Hospital Center in Columbia.

She is survived by her husband Robert;  five children Angela Reynolds of Liberty, Russell Wright of  Perryville, Cathy Smith of Topeka, Kan., Joni Wahl of Columbia and Kristy Wright of Columbia; five sisters Velma Stokes of Macon, Charlotte Darling of Shelbina, Louise Million of Centralia, Alice Kuntz of Shelbina, and Jeanetta Westhoff of Shelbina; grandchildren, great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and many dear friends.

 Funeral mass will be 11 a.m. Monday, Jan, 9, at the Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Centralia. Interment will be 2 p.m. Monday, Jan.  9, at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville.  Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 8,  at the Oliver Funeral Home in Centralia, with a Rosary to be held at 7. 

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