Catasauqua Press

Monday, September 16, 2019
Barbara Wright Barbara Wright

Barbara Wright

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Whitehall

Barbara Wright, 77, of Whitehall, died Sept. 2, 2019, in her home. She was the wife of Jack G. Wright for 55 years.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Rose (Flamisch) Mattes Jr.

She was an Allentown High School graduate.

She worked at Hess Department Store, Bon Ton and Meals on Wheels.

She was a member of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Allentown.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by four daughters, Kelly Bancroft-Billings and her husband Todd, Karry Haggerty and her husband Michael Sr., Kortney Wright and Kristy Stefanyak and her husband Edward Jr.; two brothers, Frank Mattes III and his wife Patricia and Eugene Mattes and his wife Carol; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Contributions may be made to Lehigh Valley Hospice, 2024 Lehigh St., Allentown, 18103.

Arrangements were made by Bachman, Kulik and Reinsmith Funeral Home, Emmaus.