Mary Wright

Obituary of Mary Wright

Mary Loretta. (nee Mooney) Wright, of West Orange passed away on Monday, July 31st 2017 at the age 85.

Visitation will be at the Dangler Funeral Home of West Orange, 340 Main Street in West Orange, ( on Sunday, August 6th from 3:00 to 7:00 pm.

A funeral Mass will be offered on Monday, August 7th at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 1 Eagle Rock Ave. in West Orange. Interment will take place at Gate of Heaven Cemetery,225 Ridgedale Ave., East Hanover. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Loretta's memory to the Alzheimer's Foundation 322 Eighth Avenue, 7th floor, New York, NY 10001 (

Loretta was born and raised in West Caldwell, NJ and had lived in West Orange for 60 years. She loved making crafts with her grandchildren.

Loretta was the beloved wife of 60 years to Fred Wright; devoted mother of Barry Wright & his wife Helen and Maureen Vander Velde & her husband Kenneth; dear sister of John and Roger Mooney, Eileen Foster, the late Nancy Halloran and the late Thomas Mooney; and cherished grandmother of Sean, Caitlin, Ashley & Matthew.