YONKERS, N.Y. - Patricia C. Wright (nee Costello) of Yonkers died Sunday May 11. She wa 83.
Wright was born June 23, 1931, to Michael and Mary Costello in the Bronx, where she was raised and graduated from Cathedral H.S. She was the director of admissions at Yonkers General Hospital for over 30 years retiring in 1996. She then became office manager for Dr. Delasandro in Yonkers. She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Church and former member of the Amackassin Club.
Wright is survived by her children, Barbara Anne (William) Gardella of Nags Head N.C., Patricia Mary Wright of Yonkers, Karen Margaret (Michael) Hunt of Yonkers, K. Brian (Linda) Wright of Yonkers and Thomas Aquinas (Debra) Wright of Garden City; 11 grandchildren; and sister, Theresa Honan. She was predeceased by her husband, Kenneth J. Wright; and Thomas, Joseph and Mary Costello.
Calling hours are Wednesday, May 14 from 3 to 9 p.m. at Whalen & Ball Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 9:30 a.m. celebrated Thursday, May 15 at Sacred Heart Church with interment to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery.
Donations may be made to Burke Rehab Center on Mamaroneck Road in White Plains.