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Florence E. Wright, 92, formerly of North Lyndonville Road, a former cafeteria worker who was known in her retirement as "the Afghan Lady," died Monday (March 30, 1998) in Orchard Manor Nursing Home, Medina, after a long illness.

A native of the Town of Hartland, the former Florence Ehrenreich was a lifelong resident of the Lyndonville area. She worked for many years in the cafeteria at Lyndonville High School until she retired in 1967.

Later, her favorite pastime was crocheting.

Mrs. Wright was a member of Ashwood Wesleyan Church, where she served for 10 years as chairwoman of the Women's Work Committee and for several years as devotional secretary. She also was a member of the Women's Missionary Society. In later years, she also attended Yates Baptist Church in Yates Center.

Her husband, Leonard F., died in 1995.

Survivors include a daughter, Marilyn Lartz; a son, William D. of Sterling, Colo.; 12 grandchil-dren; 16 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson.

Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in Barnes-Tuttle Funeral Home, 112 N. Main St. Burial will be in Lynhaven Cemetery.

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