MADISON — Marion L. Wright, 87, of Wilton, formerly of Jay, died Saturday, April 9, at Maple Crest in Madison, where she had resided for one week.

She was born Aug. 28, 1923, in Chesterville, the daughter of Clifford Ray and Ella L. (Johnson) Farrington. She received her education at Wilton Academy, and on Nov. 28, 1942, married Earl Wright in Jay.

From 1965-1992, she was employed by SAD 9, and enjoyed working in the cafeteria at both Wilton Academy and Mt. Blue High School. She was a devoted wife and mother.

She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Earl of Wilton; two sons, Rodney and his wife, Diane, of Westminster, Colo., and David and his wife, Sandy, of North Anson; a brother, Merton Farrington and his wife, Beverly, of Bean’s Corner; several grand- and great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her folks; and two sisters, Gertrude Ramsdell and Maxine Paul.

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