In Loving Memory of
She is loved by family, friends, and her nine grandchildren.
Sharon's family wishes to establish a scholarship in her memory. Donations to the Memorial Fund will allow her to continue to support her students as they pursue their educational journey.
January 4, 1942 ~ March 13, 2023
Sharon Wright-Beai, 81, of Westfield passed away March 13, 2023. She was born January 4, 1942, in Indianapolis, the daughter of the late Carl Edward and Margaret (Rickenbach) Keithley.
Sharon graduated with Bachelor and Master Degrees of Education from Indiana University. She was a beloved, long-time 1st grade teacher with Westfield Washington Schools. She was a talented dancer, especially ballet; loved spending time in the outdoors at her pool or in her garden, cultivating the most beautiful flowers; but above all else her greatest enjoyment was being surrounded by family, friends, and doting on her nine cherished grandchildren.
She is survived by her three children, Aaron (Leeza) Wright; Nancy (Matt) Stephens, Mary (Mike) Schroeder; nine grandchildren; Sophia, Brody, Jackson, Luke, Ava, Grace, Ella, Scarlett, and Hunter; sister, Dona Kelley; nephew, John (Beth) Kelley; two great nephews, David Kelley and Matthew (Stephanie) Kelley; and former spouse, Ronald Wright. She was preceded in passing by her husband, Frank Beai.
Westfield Washington Schools connection:
Sharon was hired in August 1989 and worked 21 years for WWS, retiring in 2010. She last worked at Carey Ridge Elementary.