NEW CUMBERLAND - Janice R. Wright, 84 of New Cumberland, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, in the comfort of her home and in the presence of her loving family.
A daughter of the late Clarence and Gertrude Masters Collins, Janice was born on Sept. 23, 1928, in Newell.
She was a homemaker and a very active member of the Fairview Presbyterian Church in New Manchester where she sang in the church choir and was a past elder.
Janice was a graduate of the former Wells High School in Newell and held membership in the Eastern Star.
Her husband Richard R. Wright preceded her in death along with two sisters, Mildred Robinson and Lavaun Walcott.
Her daughter, Carolyn Richards and her husband Rodney of New Cumberland, survives along with two grandsons, Richard Greene and Christopher Jay Richards.
The Rev. Matthew Camlin of the church will conduct services at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester. Interment will follow at the Locust Hill Cemetery. Friends are welcome to visit with the family from 11 a.m. until the services at 1 p.m. Saturday.