Celia Wilson Wright
Malden -- Mrs. Celia Wright, 77, of Malden died
at 9:15 Friday in Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in
Norberg Memorial Home, the Rev. Ernest Francis officiating. Burial will be
in Malden Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight in the
Norberg Memorial Home.
Mrs. Wright was born in Kasbeer Jan. 13, 1903,
daughter of Charles and Celia (Julian) Wilson. Surviving are two daughters;
Mrs. Earl (Dolores) Karns of Zearing and Mrs. Ruth Karns of Peotone; five
sons Donald "Bud" Grabil of Princeton, Ferris and Max Wright of Malden,
Virden and Charles Wright of Arlington; 28 grandchildren; 14
great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. John (Lucille) Thomson and Mrs. Cora
Lerch, both of Princeton; a brother, Charles of Dover.
Her husband preceded her in death.
Buried at Malden Cemetery, Malden, Bureau,
(The Bureau County Republican, Princeton,
Illinois, unknown date,
submitted by Shirley Beams Simmons)