Mrs. Helen I. Wright, 88, of Cortland passed away on Wednesday July 10, 2019 at Cortland Park after a lengthy illness. Born November 26, 1930 in Heuvelton, N.Y. Helen was the daughter of Fred and Pearl McMartin Shampine.
Helen was a Cortland resident for 59 many years and was a self employed hairdresser working from her home where she owned and operated her own shop for many years.
She is survived by two sons; Robert L. Peck of Potsdam and Kevin (Teresa) Peck of Homer, a daughter; Sandra (William) Lewis of Cortland; 12 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren and 2 great great granddaughter’s.
Helen was preceded in death by her husbands; Milo C. Peck and Raymond W. Wright as well as two sons; Steven Russell and Michael Russell.
There are no services scheduled at this time. Private burial will take place in Heuvelton, N.Y. Arrangements are under the direction of Riccardi Funeral Home, Cortland, N.Y. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.riccardifuneralhome.com.