Bernice L. (Yungerman) Wright, Delavan and Rhinelander, WI (1915-2013)

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Sunday, November 17, 2013

April 12, 1915 - November 14, 2013

Bernice L. (Yungerman) Wright, 98, of Delavan, and Rhinelander, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at Lakeland Health Care Center. She was born April 12, 1915, in Cicero, IL, to the late Martin H. Yungerman and Ella Heier. She married Joseph Wright April 3, 1937, in Delavan. Joseph predeceased Bernice Sept. 23, 1978. Bernice was a lifelong member of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church. She worked for many years in the Clock Division of Borg Corp. in Delavan. Bernice belonged to the American Legion Post 95 Aux.

Bernice is survived by her four children: Karen Morgan of Burlington, Don Wright of Delavan, Dick (Carol) Wright of West Bend, WI, and Gary (Roberta) Wright of Elkhorn; one sister, Helen Webster of Harshaw, WI; 10 grandchildren: 16 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by siblings: Mildred Bogat, Martin Yungerman, Gertrude Teubert, Pearl Mayland, Lorraine Steffen, Ernest Yungerman, Esther Yungerman and Frank Yungerman.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 18,2013, at OUR REDEEMER LUTHERAN CHURCH with the Rev. Robert P. Rickman officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 10 until 11 a.m. at the CHURCH on Monday, Nov. 18th. Memorials to the family are suggested in lieu of flowers. BETZER FUNERAL HOME is serving the family.


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