Siller Jane Wright was born February 7, 1928, in Omaha, Nebraska, to Herbert Childs and Fannie (Smith) Childs. She passed from this life Sunday, November 19, 2017, in Owasso, Oklahoma, at the age of 89 years. Siller was reared and educated in Omaha and graduated from Central High School. She was later married to Willard Wright. Siller spent most of her working life as a supervisor with Auto Electronics. She was a faithful member at St. John’s AME in Omaha for over 50 years, and attended Greater St. John’s AME in Tulsa, Oklahoma after moving to Owasso, Oklahoma in 2004. She enjoyed a variety of pastimes such as gardening and traveling. Siller had a passion for singing and especially in the church choir. Loving family members include:
Patricia White and husband James
James White III and wife Sadie
Lora Gulley and husband Corey
Wayman White and wife Denise
Kenyatta Terry and wife Tina
Amber Gant and husband Phillip
22 Great Grandchildren and 10 Great Great Grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert and Fannie, husband, Willard, brother, Herbert, 2 sisters, Francis and Naomi, granddaughter, Tracey, and 1 great grandson, Dominique.
Funeral Service will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday, December 1, 2017, at St. John’s AME in Omaha, Nebraska with Reverend Lesley White officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Omaha, Nebraska. Arrangements and services were entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service of Owasso.
To the family of Siller Jane Wright the members of Greater St John AME of Tulsa,Okla would like to express our Love and Sympathy to your family. You fought a good fight and we will miss your humor also your sweet smile. God saw you getting tired so he said come on up where you will be free of pain and discomfort may you Rest in peace!!
— Bobbye Blackwell, Monday – November 27, 2017
Blessings, Love and Sympathy to the family of Janie. We were so blessed to have known her. She was always full of joy and had a wonderful enthusiasm for life. Janie left us with many beautiful memories that we will always cherish. We hope you are comforted knowing that Janie touched so many lives.
— Harry & Janice Rutledge, Wednesday – November 29, 2017
Now you’re in a better place there’s no more suffering its never goodbye but we will see you later. We will miss you dearly and love you always….REST IN PEACE GRANDMA!! from the Keyes family
— Brittany keyes, Wednesday – November 29, 2017
Ms. Janie was an amazing lady, and I feel privileged to have known her. The infectious smile and laugh and of course her incredible sense of humor were just a few things I will always remember. The Family will be in our thoughts and prayers for days to come. Much Love to You All.
— Kimberly White, Wednesday – November 29, 2017
We were so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother Pat..she was a jewel and enjoyed her visits at the car club meetings a few years back.
— sharon&Dwayne caldwell, Wednesday – November 29, 2017
Our condolences to Janie’s entire family. Janie was a sweet lady with an infectious smile and wonderful sense of humor. I’ll never forget the time she was the only senior citizen who was brave enough to get up and dance at our family reunion. She got the party started! We will miss you Janie. Much love to the family. God bless.
— Charles & Donna Steward, Wednesday – November 29, 2017
Our very deepest condolences and prayers go out to you. May God give you the comfort and peace that you seek and may your mom’s beautiful soul rest in peace.
— Bruce and Felicia Caldwell, Wednesday – November 29, 2017
What a lady. So enjoyed her wit and humor at exercise class.
— Elaine Hammack, Wednesday – November 29, 2017
May the God of all comfort be with you during these difficult times. 2 Corinthians 1:3,4. We are praying for you all!
— Jan Ray, Wednesday – November 29, 2017
My sincere condolences go out to Pat, Lora & the entire family of Ms Jane.
It was my prevledge to meet & spent time with Jane, Pat & Lora at BVO. Jane’s infectious smile & wit will be missed by us all. God Bless this precious family.
— Jessie Payne, Wednesday – November 29, 2017
Janie we always enjoyed your humor laughter. We will forever keep you in our hearts.May you rest in peace.
— Jim + Mary Lou Billingsley, Thursday – November 30, 2017
Sending our condolences in the loss of your mother and praying for peace and comfort for your family. We will remember your mother and the good times we had together.
— Al &Shirley Davis, Thursday – November 30, 2017
May the God of Peace and the sweet comfort of the Holy Spirit rest upon every family member and all those whose life she touched.To the grandchildren know that her precious Spirit lives through you.
— Reverend Samuel L. White, Thursday – November 30, 2017
I will miss you Aunt Janie.
— Marchier Maxey, Friday – December 1, 2017
So sorry for your loss. We offer our deepest condolences. Love you so much Uncle Jimmy & Aunt Pat!
-Chuck, Sharika, Savannah, & Brooklyn
— Chuck Steward, Saturday – December 2, 2017
St. John AME Church
2402 North 22nd Street
Omaha, NE 68110
Friday – December 1, 2017
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
7909 Mormon Bridge Road
Omaha, NE 68152