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Obituary: Audrey Wright

July 7, 2023

Obituary Audrey Wright

Audrey Wright, nee Shewry, age 85, formerly of Calumet City, IL, passed away on Friday, July 7, 2023. Beloved wife of the late David Wright Sr. Loving mother of David (Janice) Wright, Patti (David) Bogdan, Robert (Amy) Wright, and the late John A. Wright. Devoted grandmother of Bryan Bogdan, Michael (fiancée Melissa Gloodt) Bogdan, Lauren (Arun Kang) Wright, Robert (Sarah) Wright, James (Bria) Wright, and Lexy (Fiancé Talon Young) Wright. Cherished great-grandmother of Hank, Jax, Emerson, Rue, Armaan, Adam, and a newborn great-grandchild soon to be born. Dear sister of Susan (George) Lewandowski and cousin of Elaine (late Jim) Miller. Kind aunt of several nieces and nephews.

Visitation Tuesday, July 11, 2023, from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane, Dyer, IN. Funeral service Wednesday, July 12, 2023 at 12:00 P.M. at the funeral home with Rev. Jason DeVries officiating. Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to LARC Workshop, 19043 Wentworth Ave., Lansing IL 60438 (

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