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Tracy Lynn Wright


December 22, 1975 to July 28th 2013

by: SUBMITTED - Tracy Lynn (Gerritsen)Tracy Lynn (Gerritsen) Wright died July 28, 2013 in Bend, OR at age 37 of a rare heart condition. Tracy was born December 22, 1975 to Susie O’Dell and Terry Gerritsen in Astoria, OR. Tracy was raised in Oregon City, OR where she graduated from Oregon City High School in 1994. She graduated from Portland State University in 2003 & worked as a Sales Representative.

Tracy was a member of various book clubs, a past member of the Oregon City Chamber of Commerce and Softball for Wounded Warrior Project. Tracy married Dale A. Wright in Portland, OR on March 25, 2011 & moved to Ellensburg, WA. She was an avid traveler and loved the theater.

She enjoyed putting together puzzles, bowling, race walking, softball, camping, rafting, handmade card crafting & decorating for the Holidays. Tracy is survived by her husband, Dale Wright of Ellensburg, WA, her mother & step father Susan & Donald O’Dell of Boring, OR, her father & step mother Terry & Donna Gerritsen of Oregon City, OR, her sister & brother-in-law, Shannon & Koll Reynolds of Portland, OR and a large extended family.

A Celebration of Life was held on August 3rd, 2013 at 1pm at Milwaukie Lutheran Church, Milwaukie, OR. Memorial contributions can be made to Susan G. Komen Foundation, Attn: Donor Services, PO Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309 or www.komen.org (pink button on far right, scroll down to memorial gift) and S.M.A.R.T. (Start Making A Reader Today) at: getsmartoregon.org; or mail a check to 101 SW Market St, Portland, OR 97201.