Helen Wright, 92

Helen Louise Wright, 92, formerly of 1456 Glenn Ave., Wabash, died at 9:10 p.m., Friday, April 25, at Autumn Ridge Healthcare Center in Wabash.  She was born June 20, 1921 in Gilead, Indiana to Charles and May (Murphy) Walker.

Helen married Wilbur "Elmo" Wright in Bloomington, on May 21, 1949; he died Nov. 26, 1987.  She retired from General Tire in Wabash.

She is survived by her brother, Robert (Ruby) Walker, Wabash,  and several nieces and nephews.  She was also preceded in death by her parents, one brother, and five sisters.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with David Phillips officiating. Burial will be in Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Marion.  Friends may call 1 hour prior to service Thursday, at the funeral home.

The memorial guest book for Helen may be signed at

Posted on 2014 Apr 28