Lorraine G. Wright, 92, Topeka: Sept. 6, 1926 – Oct. 6, 2018

TOPEKA, Kan. – Lorraine G. Wright, 92, of Topeka, Kan., passed away on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was born Sept. 6, 1926, at Gridley, Kan., the daughter of Silas and Hazel (Zink) Laws.

Lorraine moved to Topeka in 1970. She worked at Seymour Foods for several years before they closed. She then began a long career at Highland Park High School, helping with food preparation. She retired in 1994. Lorraine attended Full Gospel Lighthouse Church.

She is survived by seven children, Gary Wright, Burlington, Kan., Terry Wright, Topeka, Larry Wright, Topeka, Bobby Wright, Topeka, Pam Rickel, Carbondale, Kan., Gloria Mathey, Osage City, Kan., and Kathy Vest, Topeka; two brothers, Larry Laws, Bartlesville, Okla., and Leon Laws, St. Louis, Mo.; a sister, Laura Laws, Topeka; and 12 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at Davidson Funeral Home. The family will receive friends 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home. Following the funeral service, Lorraine will be cremated and her urn will be buried at Westlawn Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Davidson Funeral Home, 1035 N. Kansas Ave., Topeka KS 66608, to help Pam with funeral expenses.

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