Obituary photo of Sandra Wright, Denver-Colorado
In Loving Memory of

Sandra Jean Wright

1942 - 2017
Obituary photo of Sandra Wright, Denver-Colorado
In Loving Memory of

Sandra Jean Wright

1942 - 2017

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Friday, July 28, 2017 from 10:00am to 11:00am
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Service:
Friday, July 28, 2017 at 12:30pm
Fort Logan National Cemetery, Staging Area B, 3698 S. Sheridan Blvd, Denver, CO 80235
Sandra Jean Sanderson Wright, 74, of Centennial, passed away July 12, 2017.

She was born September 23, 1942 in San Mateo, California, the daughter of Girvin and Ethel (Adcox) Sanderson. She was a graduate of McCallum High School in Austin, TX. She attended Baylor University. On September 12, 1964 she married George Wright, of Centennial, Colorado.

When she was 19 or 20 years old, she was a student at Baylor University and she read that her name, Sandra, stood for "helper of mankind." So she went to the local nursing school to become a nurse. She helped countless people in hospitals and nursing homes. In the 1990's she flew to Waco, Texas seven or eight times for two or three weeks at a time to help her parents who were in their 80's. Sandra will always be remembered for her kindness.

Sandra is survived by her husband, George Wright; three daughters, Sherry (Alex) Schott, Wendy (Dennis) Wright, and Lisa (Steve Schwandt) Wright; three grandchildren, Nathan Schott, Lauren Schott, and Bethany Wright. She is preceded in death by her parents, Girvin and Ethel Sanderson.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Fund at http://www.kidneyfund.org/.

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Sandra Jean Sanderson Wright, 74, of Centennial, passed away July 12, 2017.

She was born September 23, 1942 in San Mateo, California, the daughter of Girvin and Ethel (Adcox) Sanderson. She was a graduate of McCallum High School in Austin, TX. She attended Baylor University. On September 12, 1964 she married George Wright, of Centennial, Colorado.

When she was 19 or 20 years old, she was a student at Baylor University and she read that her name, Sandra, stood for "helper of mankind." So she went to the local nursing school to become a nurse. She helped countless people in hospitals and nursing homes. In the 1990's she flew to Waco, Texas seven or eight times for two or three weeks at a time to help her parents who were in their 80's. Sandra will always be remembered for her kindness.

Sandra is survived by her husband, George Wright; three daughters, Sherry (Alex) Schott, Wendy (Dennis) Wright, and Lisa (Steve Schwandt) Wright; three grandchildren, Nathan Schott, Lauren Schott, and Bethany Wright. She is preceded in death by her parents, Girvin and Ethel Sanderson.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Fund at http://www.kidneyfund.org/.

To share a memory of Sandra or leave a special condolence message for her family, please click the Share Memories button above.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Friday, July 28, 2017 from 10:00am to 11:00am
Newcomer - East Metro Chapel
190 Potomac Street
Aurora, CO  80011
720-857-0700
Service:
Friday, July 28, 2017 at 12:30pm
Fort Logan National Cemetery, Staging Area B, 3698 S. Sheridan Blvd, Denver, CO 80235

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