Irene was an avid gardener frequently doing her own cuttings. She enjoyed cookbooks and recipe collecting and was an adventurous cook. She also enjoyed reading. Irene loved her pets and all animals and was a member of the MSPCA. She also was a volunteer reading mentor at the Raymond School. Her greatest enjoyment was found with her family and friends. Irene had been a longtime communicant of St. Edward Church.
She is survived by her six children Dr. Robert F. Wright, Jr. of Pembroke, Michael J. Wright of Quincy, Dr. Paula S. Wright of Cambridge, Lawrence W. Wright, Peter J. Wright and Mary A. Wright (formerly Guaraldi) all of Brockton. Irene also leaves seven grandchildren and a great grandson.
Funeral from the Conley Funeral Home 138 Belmont St. (Rte 123) Brockton Monday at 9:30 am. Funeral Mass in Christ the King/St. Colman Parish at 10:30 am. Burial in Calvary Cemetery. Visiting hours Sunday 4-7 pm. Donations in Irene’s name may be made to MSPCA/ANGELL-BOSTON 350 Huntington Avenue Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.