Marie Terese Wright was born to Lad and Louise Sklenarik on June 1, 1922, in Sealy Texas. She was the oldest of five daughters, Eleanora Brandl, Irene Zapalac, Mildred Gajewski and Otillie Sklenarik, that all preceded her in death. On September 16 1947, she married Carl F. Wright. They had seven children before his passing on December 16 1966. Marie is survived by her loving family: daughter Carlene Wright and husband Norm Sterns of San Felipe, daughter Patsy and husband Willie Wilson of Iola, son Charles and wife Bonnie Wright of Sealy, son Carl Wright of Smithville, son Jesse and wife Tamra Wright of Sealy, son James and wife Patty Wright of Sealy, and daughter Jannifer and husband Tom Hruska of La Grange.
She was blessed with 13 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and three great
Great grandchildren. She was a devoted Catholic and member of the Immaculate Conception Church. She was a member of the Catholic Daughters and avid church goer.
Visitation was held Monday, May 21, 2018 from 5 to 7 p.m. with a rosary beginning at 7 p.m. A funeral mass was held Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Father Eric Pitre officiating, interment followed at Immaculate Conception Catholic Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers were; Trent Hruska, Trevor Hruska, Kenny Wilson, Bill Wilson, Scott Wilson, Chris Wright. Honorary pallbearers were Cody Shupak and Ray Wright.
Appreciation goes to Compassionate Care Hospice especially Wendy and Sharon. Love and thanks goes to Mikaela, Jessica, Marie Kendral, Meagan, Beth, Misty, Carissa, Connie, and Theresa for the special loving attention bestowed to her in her final months.
Arrangements were under the direction of Knesek Bros. Funeral Home at 768 4th St., Sealy, TX, 979-885-3535, www.knesekfuneralhome.com.