HANNIBAL, NY – Rinda Longley Wright Argetsinger, 73, of Fulton, passed away suddenly at home on Tuesday July 30, 2013.
She was born at home in Sterling on April 26, 1940, the daughter of the late Carl and Beulah Longley.
Rinda was a dedicated Registered Nurse in the Intensive Care Unit at Oswego Hospital for many years and owned Wells Fargo Café in Red Creek for 15 years.
She volunteered as a T.O.P.S. leader in both Oswego and Fulton for many years.
Rinda enjoyed and loved life, spending as much time with her family and friends as possible, holidays, picnics or just a day of relaxing games with her children.
She also loved writing poems and finding ways to share them with many people.
Surviving are her five children, Craig (JoAnn) Wright of Fulton, Teresa (Andy) Malcott of Fulton, Richard (Donna) Wright Jr. of Henrietta, Jeffrey Wright of Red Creek and Robin (Kevin) Hall of Fulton; a sister, Peggy Mitchelson of Oswego; a brother, Russell Longley of Martville; 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by a sister, Mary Axtell of Martville.
Calling hours will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal, with services to follow at 4:30 p.m. at Sterling United Methodist Church.
In lieu of flowers, donations are encouraged to the I.C.U. at Oswego Hospital, 110 W. Sixth St., Oswego, NY 13126.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.