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Letona A. Wright, 80

Jul 6, 2008

Stillwater — Funeral services for Letona Alma Wright, age 80, of Stillwater, formerly of Albert Lea, were held June 29, 2008 at Seventh-day Adventist Church. Pastor Bill Nixon officiated. Interment was in Dell Lutheran Cemetery in Frost.

Letona died June 20, 2008 at Woodbury.

Letona Alma Wright was born on Dec. 15, 1927 to Leon and Ida (Mrotz) Augst in Cumberland, Wis. She moved to the Ellendale area with her family. Letona attended Ellendale High School. She was united in marriage to Edward Wright on Dec. 10, 1948 in Ellendale. Letona worked for Green Giant, Del Monte, Telex Communications, and as a caregiver at the Shepherd’s Inn, and for various friends and family members. She also worked as a secretary for her husband’s income tax business. She retired in 1993. Letona formerly belonged to the Lutheran Church, Methodist Church and was currently a member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. She was also a member of the Red Hat Society. Letona enjoyed dancing, reading, painting, flower gardening, traveling, feeding the ducks and watching the sailboats.

Survivors include her children, Rebecca (Jim) Janke of Lakeland, Ramona Satre (Tim Thompson) of Hot Springs Village, Alaska, Rita (Bill) Halstead of Mankato and Robert (Terry) Wright of Sturgeon Bay, Wis.; grandchildren Raquel Henning, Ryan Satre, Mandy Satre, Mitchel, Tom and Crystal Halstead, and Justin Matthews; great-grandchildren, Chantel Janke, Natasha Mikulski, William Halstead, and Mia and Sophia Satre.

Letona was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Edward; and son-in-law, Kenny Satre.

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