Mrs. Arleen J. Wright, 70, of Port Charlotte, who had been in failing health, passed away Saturday morning, May 9, 2009, at her residence.
Arleen was born Arleen Joan Blydenburgh on February 8, 1939 in Southampton, Long Island New York, to Walter F. and Carol (nee-Hubbard) Blydenburgh. A realtor with Century 21 of Port Charlotte for many years and store clerk for Tyson’s Men’s Wear Inc. in Port Charlotte from 1977 to 2007, Arleen lived with her husband Edward in Setauket, Long Island New York were she worked as a school Crossing Guard, until relocating to Port Charlotte in 1977. Arleen enjoyed many activities with family and friends, and will be greatly missed by all. She was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police Auxiliary, R. E. Lister Memorial Lodge 66 of Charlotte County Florida, and San Antonio Catholic Church in Port Charlotte.
Arleen is survived by her beloved husband of 52 years, Edward J. Wright, and three children; son’s Keith J. Wright of Port Charlotte, and Jeffrey P. Wright of Plainville, IN, and daughter, Adrienne G. Spyridakos of Brandon, FL; one brother, Walter F. Blydenburgh of Hampton Bays, LI NY, and two sisters, Donna Matz of Twin Mountain, NH, and Linda Carter of Cocoa, FL; six grandchildren, two great grandchildren, and fourteen nieces and nephews.