Charlotte Ann Wright, 79, Birdseye

Charlotte Ann Wright, 79, of Birdseye, died Friday, May 29. She was born in Birdseye May 1, 1941, to Edward Dow and Ethel Dora (Ridenour) Blunk.

Charlotte was a homemaker. She enjoyed growing and canning her own fruits and vegetables and growing rises. She loved spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by four sons, Thomas Eugene Wright, Larry Wright and wife Mona, and Dennis Wright and wife Shonna, all of Birdseye, and Robert Wright and wife Megan, Memphis, Indiana; one daughter, Darlene Merkel and husband Kurt, Birdseye; daughter-in-law Rachel Wright Porter, Bristow; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Edward Wright, one son, Timothy A. Wright, one grandson, Zachary K., two brothers, Walter and Allen Blunk, and one sister, Melva Blunk.

Private services will be held Tuesday at Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg with Pastor Bret Eckert officiating. Interment will follow in Mentor Cemetery near Birdseye.