June 30, 1926 ~ September 18, 2021
Born in: Fowler, CO
Resided in: Pueblo, CO
Evelyn Nadine Wright, 95, was born June 30, 1926 and departed for her heavenly home on September 18, 2021. Evelyn was born to Ted and Hazel Sullivan. She had 2 sisters, Betty Christiansen (Chris) of Canon City, Patte Thomas (Myron) of Pueblo and was preceded in death by two brothers Jack Sullivan and David Sullivan.
In March of 1945 she married Duane Wright. He served in the Army and upon returning, Evelyn had given birth to their first child. They lived north of Boone for several years, later moving to a ranch north of Ordway. To this union seven children were born: Patsy Tompkins (Mike), J.D. Wright, Linda Sullivan (Jerry), Ginger Mitchell (Arthur), John Wright (Anna), Janet Willis (Joe) and Tammy Van Oort (John). Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband, Duane; son, J.D.; and daughter, Janet Willis.
Evelyn is survived by several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
She has requested no services be held. In her memory donations can be made to St. Jude’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Sangre de Cristo Hospice, 1920 Valley Dr., Pueblo, CO 81008.