Rosemary Wright of Delta died Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at Rose Memorial Hospital in Denver. She was 78.
She was born in Gil-mour, Ind., to Catherine Leturgez.
She was the co-owner of Wright's Conoco and Towing and Button 'n Bows in Conifer. After retiring 25 years ago, she moved to a farm in Delta.
She enjoyed real estate ventures, gambling, cooking, music and her family.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Paul Wright; sons, Paul R. (Betty), Richard (Kathy) and Larry (Kimberly); 11 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and many in-laws.
She was preceded in death by her father, Richard Michael; mother, Catherine Michael; sister, Wanda Ward; and a nephew.
A private celebration will be held at a later date on the family farm in Delta.
Food For Thought/Vision Charter Academy has been selected as a State Farm Neighborhood Assist® Top 200 finalist and needs your help by voting for them to receive a $25,000 grant from State Farm®. From now until Aug. 24 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, U.S. residents who are 18 and older with a valid email address can vote for their favorite cause at https://www.neighborhoodassist.com/entry/2012962.