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Rosemary Wright

MALDEN — Rosemary Wright, 76, of Malden passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton.

Born Feb. 8, 1937, in Peru to Anthony and Margaret (Dombrowski) Nieslawski, she married Charles Wright Sept. 7, 1957, in St. Valentine's Church in Peru. He survives.

She had worked at Westclox Factory In LaSalle and Harper-Wyman in Princeton.

Also surviving are three sons, Charles (Wanda) Wright Jr., Randy (Lynn) Wright and Rod Wright; one daughter, Jane (Tim) Taylor; nine grandchildren, Matt, Charles and Andrew Wright, Angie Longeville, Dillon and Jesse Wright, Courtney and Joseph Widuch, and Isaiah Taylor; and four great-grandchildren, Olivia, Abram and Ellie Longeville, and Stella Wright.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a great-granddaughter, Evelyn Longeville.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Norberg Memorial Home, Princeton, with Father Jeffrey Stirniman officiating. Burial will be in the Malden Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be directed to SIDS in memory of her great-granddaughter, Evelyn Longeville.

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