Date of Death
November 20, 2013
Place of Death
The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until time of services at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013 at the First Presbyterian Church of Three Rivers-Centreville.
Interment will be held at Rose Hill-Nicholsville Cemetery, Volinia Township, MI.
Raymond “Sonny” Hugh Wright, age 104, of Three Rivers, passed away on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at Park Village Pines, Kalamazoo, MI. He was born on July 19, 1909 in St. Joseph County, MI., the son of the late Hugh John and Irma (Ayers) Wright.
Mr. Wright was united in marriage to Mrs. Twilla A (Oxley) Wright on August 15, 1938 in Warsaw, In. They resided in Marcellus for forty years before moving to Three Rivers for the last thirty years. Mr. Wright started his career with Four County Co-op in Marcellus and later gold Medal Dairy in Lawton, MI. He retired from Weyerhauser as a printer in 1974 after thirty one years. Raymond was a long time member of the First Presbyterian Church of Three Rivers-Centreville.
Mr. Wright was preceded in death by his wife, Twilla, one brother Clyde, and one sister.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory two daughters, Gleola Sies, of Parchment, MI., and Beverly (Lee) Sherburn, of Madison Heights, MI.; sons, Wayne (Darlene) Wright, of Oklahoma City, OK., and Albert Wright of Hopkins, MI.; three grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Many nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be donated to First Presbyterian Church or the Charity of One’s Choice.