Genevieve O. Wright
Date of Birth
March 5, 1924
Greenwood, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
January 13, 2020
Greenwood, Nebraska
Celebration of Life Directions

Saturday, January 18, 2020 ~ 10:00 a.m.
Greenwood Christian Church ~ Greenwood, Nebraska
Interment at Greenwood Memorial Cemetery ~ Greenwood, Nebraska

Visitation Directions

Friday, January 17, 2020 ~ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Marcy Mortuary ~ Ashland, Nebraska


In care of the family for future designations

Genevieve Oleen Wright, 95 of Greenwood, NE entered into enteral rest on Monday, January 13, 2020 at her home.  She was born March 5, 1924 in Greenwood, NE to Leonard and Lillian (Anderson) Jardine.

Genevieve grew up in Greenwood, attended Greenwood Public School and graduated from Greenwood High School in 1942.  She was united in marriage to Aaron Edward Wright on May 15, 1942 in Greenwood.  From this union three children were born, Aaron Eugene “Gene”, Gregory Leonard and Jan Marie.

Genevieve was a homemaker.  She loved her family and she loved to help others.  She was a longtime member of the Greenwood Christian Church, where she taught Sunday School, Vacation Bible School and was on the board.

At the time of her death, Genevieve was Greenwood’s oldest resident and Greenwood’s oldest lifetime resident.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Aaron; sons, Gene and Greg; daughters-in-law, Patricia and Carolyn; son-in-law, Kevin DeGarmo; brother and sister-in-law, Billy and Opal Jardine; sister and brother-in-law, Iness and Hermon Abbott.

Genevieve is survived by her daughter, Jan Marie DeGarmo Fuelling and Bill; grandchildren, Aaron Eugene Wright “Rick” and Alison, Rhonda Wright Calderon and Cicero, Victorea Wright Brown and Bob, Jason Wright and Shawna  and Alexander DeGarmo; great-grandchildren, Joshua Brown, Elizabeth Brown, Aaron Calderon, Grace Calderon and Aaron “AJ” Wright; many nieces and nephews.

Condolences for Genevieve O. Wright
  1. Jeanne Lee
    • January 15, 2020 - 1 year ago

    Know she is at peace and with her heavenly family. My condolences all of you. What a special lady she was; loved and respected by all who knew her.

  2. Nancy Elliott
    • January 16, 2020 - 1 year ago

    My deepest sympathy to you Jan Bill and Alex and all of Geneive’s family..What a dear dear mother and grandmother you all had…loved visiting with her when I would deliver Avon.
    You will have many many memories to cherish as she lived a long good life. Please remember that when someone you love becomes a memory..that memory becomes a treasure nobody can steal from you…Let your family and friends help you through this difficult time…and know if there is anything you need let me know.

  3. Winona McGinnis
    • January 18, 2020 - 12 months ago

    I am sorry for your loss! I know you have a great void but praying God’s comfort to fill the void and may you be at peace knowing she is fully restored to health now and with Jesus! Love you and praying for you and your family!

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