BROOKINGS — Audrey Marie (Kenner) Wright, 86, a long time resident of Brookings, passed away May 1, 2017.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 6, at St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Brookings. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Rude’s Funeral Home in Brookings with a Liturgical Wake Service beginning at 6:30 p.m.
She was born June 19, 1930, in Huron. She grew up there and graduated from Huron High School. She was united in marriage to Keith Kenner of Huron, May 17, 1951. In 1962, the family moved to Brookings.
Keith died in December of 1992. On November 8, 1997, Audrey married Ken Wright of Brookings.
She is survived by her sons, Martin (Pam) Kenner of Burnsville, Minn., and Brian Kenner of Philip; grandchildren, Patrick Kenner, and Abbie (Cory) Koscielski; stepchildren, Barb (Darwin) Egeberg of Madison, Georgia (Bill) Kopp of Milwaukee, Wisc., and Jim (Nancy) Wright of Sioux Falls; five stepgrandchildren; three stepgreat-grandchildren; brother Jack Welsh; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Keith, second husband, Ken; brother, Richard Welsh; and stepgrandchildren, Johannah and Dane Wright, and Sean Kopp.
Audrey requested that, in lieu of flowers, memorials be given to the Women’s Abuse Center or St. Thomas More Catholic Church.
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