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Janet K. Wright

June 17, 1932 — November 23, 2020

Janet K. Wright, 88 of Valencia, passed away on November 23, 2020 at Concordia at Rebecca Residence in Allison Park. Janet was born in Grove City on June 17, 1932 to the late Glenn and Pearl (Perrine) Snyder. She was adopted and raised by George A. and Bessie (Elder) Koehler. She was a 1950 graduate of Bradford High School. She worked for Bell Telephone Company in Bradford, became a homemaker for her family, and then after raising her children she worked part-time as a teller at Mellon Bank in Lyndora. Janet was a longtime member of the Mars United Methodist Church and enjoyed singing in the church choir. She loved music and playing the piano. She and her husband enjoyed spending time at their camp in Bradford they built together as well as traveling together. They also enjoyed square dancing with the Keystone Squares. Most of all she loved spending time with her family. She married her beloved husband, Richard A. Wright on October 9, 1954, he preceded her in death on May 20, 2013. Janet is survived by her daughter, Jan Koehler and husband Mark of Valencia, grandchildren Justin Dalo and Janelle (Anthony) Gabbianelli, great-grandchildren Luca and Lena Gabbianelli, and twin sister June Pessia, sister-in-law Ida Mae Wright, and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, Janet was preceded in death by her son, Bruce Wright, and brothers Lloyd, Gerald, and Walter Snyder, and sister Twila Hulon. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Black Funeral Home of Sandy Lake. Funeral services will be private. Interment will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting
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