Lena I. Wright, 72, of Marion, Illinois, passed away at 5:20 p.m. on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at the Harrisburg Medical Center.
Lena was born on November 24, 1947 in Creal Springs, a daughter to the late Harry I. and Myrtle Jeanette (Beasley) Hughes.
Lena retired as a clerk for the United States Postal Service. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinal Baseball fan. She also enjoyed fishing and bowling with her family.
Survivors include her son, Lonnie and Jennifer B. Holderfield of Marion; brother, Keith (Debbie) Hughes and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; infant daughter, Kathryn Jean House; two brothers and one sister.
Lena’s wishes were to be cremated; no services will be held at this time.
Blue Funeral Home Marion is assisting the family with final arrangements.