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Margaret Wright

Margaret “Annie” Annette Wright, 83, of Steubenville passed away on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at UPMC Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA.

She was born in Steubenville on March 10, 1936 the daughter of the late Harold and Margaret Cook Galbraith of East Springfield, OH. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Frank Malcolm Galbraith and Harold Archie Galbraith.

Left to cherish her memory is her devoted husband of 40 years, Earl L. Wright; sister-in-law, Beverly Galbraith of Richmond, OH; nephews, Robert (Kim) Galbraith of Carrollton, OH and David (Lisa) Galbraith of Louisville, OH; nieces, Annette (James) Pulice of Richmond, OH and Susan (Lewis) Erickson of South Carolina; 7 great-nephews, 1 great-niece, 3 great-great nephews and 1 great-great niece, all of whom she loved dearly.

She graduated from the Ohio Valley School of Nursing in September 1957, where she worked in the delivery room before going to work for Dr. John W. Metcalf in 1962. Over the next 38 years she played a role in the births of thousands of newborns coming into the world. She was an avid reader and loved to travel. Her more memorable trips included Scotland, Alaska and Switzerland. She was a lifelong and active member of the Covenant Presbyterian Church in Steubenville, where she was a deacon. She will be greatly missed by her church family.

Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Rd., Wintersville on Thursday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 11, 2019, 11a.m. at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 1443 Belleview Blvd., Steubenville, OH with Rev. Ron Pritts officiating. Entombment at Union Cemetery.

Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.