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Sheryl Kay Wright

October 20, 2017

Sheryl Kay Wright, 55, passed away on October 20, 2017 at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice in Wichita, Kansas. She was born in Newton, Kansas to Durward and LaWanda (Flaming) Oblander, on August 5, 1962.

Sheryl graduated from Newton High School in 1980, and went on to earn her Master of Nursing. Sheryl spent most of her time in Wichita, Kansas, working as a Registered Nurse, with the majority of her career employed at Via Christi St. Francis in Wichita. Sheryl served in the Navy, where she met Robert Wright, whom she would marry and have three children: Christine (Pish), Nathan, and Jason. Sheryl’s interests included her pet cats and trips to Las Vegas.

Sheryl was preceded in death by her father Durward.

Sheryl is survived by her mother, LaWanda, her children, Christine (Aaron), Nathan (Krystal), and Jason, and grandchildren Michael, Bradyn, and Hayle.

The memorial service will be held on Wednesday, October 25th, 2017, 2:30 pm, at Petersen Funeral Home Chapel

Memorials may be made in Sheryl’s name to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice or to Caring Hands Humane Society.

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4 thoughts on “Sheryl Kay Wright

  1. Thank you for a being a wonderful friend and coworker. You will be missed greatly but will always be in our hearts.❤

  2. I pray God’s comfort will be with you all through this very sad period. Sheryl was a great nurse and a good co-worker.

  3. I worked with Sheryl years ago at St. Francis. Praying for the family that you can find comfort in knowing she is free from pain and in a better place. Peace be with you.

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