Polly R. (Clark) Wright, 90, of Wetona, PA passed away on Thursday, October 22, 2020 at the Bradford County Manor. She was the loving wife of the late Walter W. “Pete” Wright who passed away July 13, 2012. The couple married August 12, 1950 and had 61 happy years together.
Polly was born on July 2, 1930 in Bolivar, NY, daughter of the late Ernest and Rosa (Hill) Clark. She worked for silk and label factories in Troy. She was a member of Wetona United Methodist Church but attended Leona United Methodist Church. Polly loved playing cards and board games, listening to country music, and fishing. She enjoyed taking bus trips, was a fantastic cook, was a great conversationalist, and volunteered at the Troy Food Pantry. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother and will be dearly missed.
Polly is survived by her children: David (Joann) Wright of Laceyville, PA, Donna (David) TenHoeve of Layton, NJ, and Dale Wright and his companion Deb of Hunt, NY, her grandchildren: Jamie (Mike) D’Amico, Camille (Russell) Brittel, Diana (Adam) Silverman, Lisa Wright (Clayton Force), Joshua (Jackie) Wright, Sarah Hageman, and Chelsea Wright, her great Grandchildren: Lizzy Wright, Jonathan Wright, Skyla Wright, Joseph D’Amico, Tyler Hageman, Gianna D’Amico, Alana Silverman, Quinn Force, Riley Brittel, Isabella Hageman, Emily Hageman, and Nichole Hageman, her brothers Glenn “Bill” (Marion) Clark of Friendship, NY, brother-in-law Donald Wright of Elmira, NY, and sister-in-law Frances (Donald) Shaffer of Towanda, PA, along with several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Pete, and several siblings.
The graveside service to honor Polly’s life will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at Columbia Valley Cemetery on the Austinville Road in Columbia Cross Roads, PA with her ministers, Pastors Jody Kenyon and Lavern Jackson officiating. The arrangements have been entrusted to the Gerald W. Vickery, Jr. Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc., 1093 West Main Street, Troy, PA.
Memorial contributions may be made in Polly’s memory to the Leona United Methodist Church c/o Curt Tofts 1768 Leona Road, Troy, PA 16947.
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