Gertrude E. Wright, a long time resident of the Bronx, transitioned on September 6, 2021.
For many years she worked as a hospital volunteer assisting patients with care and support.
She is survived by her son Tony Tyrone Michaux, her daughters Sheila Elizabeth Haynes, Hazel Melissa De Jesus, Trudy Everleener Michaux, her bonus son Barry Michaux as well as several grandchildren and great grandchildren who affectionately called her Nana. She is pre-deceased by her son, Clarence Michaux, Jr.
Visiting will be Friday from 8:30am to 11:30am at Joseph A. Lucchese Funeral Home, 726 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx. Family and friends wishing to attend the visitation virtually may do so by clicking the following link at any point during the visiting hours Wright Visitation Mass of Christian Burial will Friday at 11:45am at Our Lady of Solace Church, 731 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx. Interment will follow at St. Raymond’s Cemetery, 2600 Lafayette Avenue, Bronx.
In honor of Gertrude E. Wright, her family is raising funds to further research efforts related to diabetes. If you would like to learn more and donate, please visit our Facebook fundraising page at American Diabetes Association Fundraiser- Facebook . If you do not have Facebook please visit American Diabetes Association Fundraiser- Non Facebook