Jane Elizabeth (Mawhir) Wright went home to her Lord and Savior Tuesday (Nov. 8, 2011) after a courageous and graceful battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her loving family in her home in Pomfret.
She was born Sept. 6, 1958 in Dunkirk, NY to Rod and Judy Mawhir. On Sept. 16, 1976 she married Phil Wright in Brocton, NY.
She will be forever remembered by her devoted husband Phil Wright; children Erica (Mike)Sioda, Amy (Joe) Artl and Kyle Wright; grandchildren Thomas, Amber and Leah Sioda; parents Rod and Judy Mawhir; siblings Steve (Sylvia) Mawhir, Stan (Linda) Mawhir, Peggy (Chuck) Mangus, Patty (Todd) Matteson; father-in-law Denney Wright; and many cousins, nieces, nephews and dear friends.
Jane touched the lives of many people with her kind heart, generous spirit, and a warm smile. She loved being a wife, mother and Nana. Her spirit lives on in everyone whose lives she touched.
Her funeral will be held Saturday (Nov. 12, 2011) at noon from the Brocton Baptist Church. Rev. Larry Morrison will officiate. Interment will be at the Webster Street Cemetery. Friends may call at the Morse Funeral Home of Brocton Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and at the church Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of Chautauqua County or Bethany Baptist Camp, 1633 Bates Road, Sinclair-ville, N.Y. 14782.