Zadah Ann Wright

Photo courtesy of the Joshua Brackett Eagle Scout Project
Photo courtesy of the Joshua Brackett Eagle Scout Project

(May 25, 1948 - March 27, 1950)


The Lusk Herald
March 30, 1950


Small Daughter of Wilbur Wrights Dies

Zadah Ann Wright, small daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur F. Wright of Lost Springs, died at the Spencer Hospital in Lusk at 1:30 a.m., Monday, March 27, after a couple of weeks illness.

The little girl was born May 25, 1948, being one year, 10 months and two days of age at the time of her death.

She suffered an attack of influenza about two weeks ago, followed by intestinal infection and other complications, which resulted in her death.

Besides her parents she is survived by a nine-year-old brother, Dale, and a grandmother, Mrs. Margaret Wright Ball of Lost Springs and her maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Niehaus of Powell, Wyo.

Funeral services will be conducted from the Peet Chapel on Thursday afternoon, March 30, at two o'clock, with Rev. H.T. Clark officiating.

Burial will be made in the Lusk cemetery.



The Lusk Herald
April 6, 1950
Last Rites Held for Wilbur Wright Daughter


Last rites were held in the Peet Mortuary Chapel at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 30, for little Zadah Ann Wright, 22-months-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Wright of Lost Springs.

The services were conducted by Rev. H. T. Clark, pastor of the Baptist Church of Lusk. Music was furnished by Mrs. Lafe Culver, Jr. and Mrs. A. F. DeCastro, who sang "Jewels" and "Safe in the Arms of Jesus." Mrs. Judson P. Watson presided at the chapel organ.

Burial was made in the Lusk cemetery, with E. 0. Moore, Henry Amend, Jr., Frank Mahnke and Dan Mahnke acting as pallbearers.

Zadah Ann passed away at the Spencer Hospital Monday morning, March 27, after two weeks' illness. She was born May 25, 1948.

Besldes her parents she is survived by a 9-year-old brother, Dale, a grandmother, Mrs. Margaret Wright Ball of Lost Springs, and her maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Niehaus of Powell, Wyo., also numerous other relatives.








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