Lula Irene Wright1

F, #12187, b. Apr 19, 1925, d. Oct 17, 2003
Father*Chester Sumner Wright1 b. Sep 16, 1882, d. Apr 18, 1952
Mother*Laura Mae Eldridge1 b. Jul 1, 1887, d. Nov 28, 1971
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Chronological Events

Birth*Apr 19, 1925 Lula Irene Wright was born on Apr 19, 1925 at Waterville, Lamoille County, Vermont, United States.2,3 
 She was the daughter of Chester Sumner Wright and Laura Mae Eldridge.1 
Marriage*Oct 14, 1944 Lula Irene Wright married Gordon Howard Garrow, son of Isadore Joseph Garrow and Alice Adelia Farmer, on Oct 14, 1944 at Richford, Franklin County, Vermont, United States.1 
Marriage*Nov 3, 1990 Lula Irene Wright married George Winston Simonds on Nov 3, 1990 at Chester, Windsor County, Vermont, United States.4,5 
Death*Oct 17, 2003 Lula Irene Wright died on Oct 17, 2003, at age 78 at Integrated Health Services, Claremont, Sullivan County, New Hampshire, United States.4 
ObituaryOct 18, 2003  OBITUARY: LEMPSTER, N.H. -- Lula Irene Simonds, 78, of Lempster Street, Lempster, N.H., died Friday evening, Oct. 17, 2003, at Integrated Health Services of New Hampshire in Claremont.
She was born in Waterville, Vt. on April 21, 1925, the daughter of Chester Sumner and Laura Mae (Eldred) Wright. She had resided in Lempster since 1997, and previously lived in Unity for 20 years, and Montgomery, Vt. for 30 years. She worked at Hampshire Mfg. Co. in the Packing Department for two years. She enjoyed flowers, cooking, the birds, and animals.
The surviving family includes her husband, George W. Simonds of Lempster, whom she married on Oct. 30, 1990; eight daughters, Laura Britton of Keene, twins, Ila Wilson of Ontario, Canada, and Lila Elkins of Montgomery, Vt., Donna Armstrong of Champlain, N.Y., Pauline Domina of Richford, Vt., Betty Kidder of Thornton, Colo., Ann Roy of Springfield, Vt., and Brenda Seymour of Unity, N.H; five sons, Walter Garrow of Windsor, Vt., Ralph Garrow of Richford, Vt., Dale Garrow and Scott Garrow, both of Claremont, NH, and Steve Simonds of Lempster, NH; 27 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson; two sisters, Ila Bowdish of Middlebury, Vt; and Velma St. Jock of Troy, N.Y; also several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by one daughter, Katherine Garrow in 1953.
Friends were able to call at the Stringer Funeral Home in Lempster, N.H. on Sunday evening, Oct. 19, 2003, and this afternoon from 12 p.m. until the time of the service. The funeral services were held this afternoon (Monday) at 1 p.m. at the Funeral Home, with Pastor Pat Hoadley of the Assembly of God Church in East Berkshire, Vt. Interment followed in Lempster Cemetery.
Donations can be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society, Northern New England Region, The Gail Singer Memorial Building, 360 Route 101, Unit #8, Bedford, N.H. 03110.

Published in the St. Albans Daily Messenger, St. Albans, VT Page: 5, Monday, Oct 20, 2003.4
Burial*Oct 20, 2003 She was buried on Oct 20, 2003 at Lempster Cemetery, Lempster, Sullivan County, New Hampshire, United States, Find A Grave Memorial# 102857963.6

Family 1

Gordon Howard Garrow b. Nov 17, 1922, d. Sep 12, 2001

Family 2

George Winston Simonds b. Dec 18, 1943, d. Oct 19, 2005


  1. [S2194] State of Vermont, Marriage Record - Vermont -
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  3. [S1094] State of Vermont, Birth Record - Brith Record -
  4. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.
  5. [S4094] State of Vermont, Death Record - Vermont -
  6. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Malcolm McKown, Colorado, United States. Also check, Death Certificates &