Joanne WrightName: Joanne Wright
Date of Death: December 14, 2013
Age at death: _
Joanne “Candy” Wright, of Bradenton, Florida, passed away on December 14, 2013. She was born in New York, New York on December 17 to William J. and Elisabeth M. Cole. Joanne received her B.A. in Speech and Language from The College of New Rochelle in New Rochelle, New York. Joanne was employed with Trifari on Fifth Avenue in New York City. Joanne married Charles P. Wright of Bronxville, New York and enjoyed being a domestic engineer and mother of three. She lived in upstate New York before moving to Sarasota, Florida in 1978. Joanne loved the Whitfield Estates neighborhood where the family lived and attended church at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic Church. Surviving family members include her daughters, Angele “Coco” Hanson and husband, Eric of Bradenton, Florida, and Gabrielle O’Berry and husband, Mark of Englewood, Florida, her brother, William J. Cole of Irwin, Pennsylvania and Key West, Florida, and her beloved grandsons, Deric and Clayton Hanson. Joanne was predeceased by her husband, Charles P. Wright, her son, Connors C. Wright, and brother, George Cole.
A Memorial Mass will be held at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Catholic Church in Sarasota, Florida on Friday, December 20 at 11:00 AM. Brown & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory 26th Street Chapel in charge of arrangements. Memorial donations may be made in Joanne’s name to Tidewell Hospice, Inc., 5955 Rand Blvd. Sarasota, Florida 34238 or tidewell.org. Condolences to www.brownandsonsfuneral.com.