Linda Marie Wright

July 10, 1944 ~ April 21, 2019 (age 74)

Linda Marie Wright, 74, of Danville, passed away Sunday, April 21, 2019 in Urbana. Visitation will be from 11-1 on Thursday April 25, 2019 at Kruger-Coan-Pape Funeral Home, 10 E. Williams Street in Danville. Service will follow at 1pm on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery.

Linda was born July 10, 1944 in Danville to Paul and Loretta Trumbla. Linda retired from Steel Grip after working there for 20 years. She liked playing Bingo at Holy Family on Saturday nights and pitching horseshoes with her husband at Tilton Park. She enjoyed spending time with her family, smoking her cigarettes, eating her sweets, and wintering with her husband in Florida.

Linda married James Wright on March 9, 1962. They weren’t just married. Jim and Linda were best friends and forever lovers. They genuinely enjoyed spending time together. One of their favorite activities was taking long truck rides while enjoying a McDonalds sandwich and Coke.

Survivors include her husband James, her 2 daughters Jennie (Greg) Geiken, Cheryl (Robert) Powell, and her 2 sisters Paula and Janet. Also surviving are 8 grandkids (Barbie, Kimberly, K.C., Wright, Jeffrey, Loretta, Robert and William), and 7 great grandkids (Caylynne, Jennalynne, Jesse, Paul, Kolton, Sophie and Bentley). Linda was loved by many people. Please forgive us if we forgot any names.

Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Loretta Trumbla. Her Grandparents Tony and Cecil Porter. Her sister Sharron Halls. Her daughters Jeaninne Wright,  Kimberly (Alan) Wright-Bogart and her special niece Debra (Shelly) Wright.

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