A former resident of Cardinal, Leslie Anne Wright, passed away at the Village of Humber Heights Retirement Home in Toronto, on Tuesday, February 28, 2012. She was 77.
The daughter of the late Frederic and Maizie (nee Abel) Jackson, Leslie grew up in Ottawa.
She was the dearly beloved wife of the late Ian Wright and dear companion of the late Carl Duquette.
She was step-mother to Alexander (Sandy) Wright and Lalage Hackett and is survived by her sister Linda Barbara McLeod.
Leslie will be sadly missed by grandchildren, nieces, nephews and many friends.
An avid golfer, Leslie was proud of her seven hole-in-one trophies, some achieved at the Iroquois Golf Club where she was a member.
A celebration of Leslie’s life will take place at the Marsden McLaughlin Funeral Home in Cardinal this Saturday, May 12 at 1 p.m. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the service.
For those wishing, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.
Online condolences may be made at marsdenmclaughlin.com