Obituary of Richard D. Wright
Richard “Dick” Donald (Fitzgerald) Wright
Dick passed away to be at peace on
Dick has left behind his loving wife of 54 years Judith Ann “Judy”, his son Justin “Todd” (Heather) and his daughter Wendy Fortune. He has also left behind his six grandsons, whom he loved so much: Christopher Richard (Emily) and Michael (Nina) Wright, Patrick, Andrew, Matthew, and Ryan Fortune. He also left behind his loving sister Judy (Ken) Ayton and a niece and several nephews and some special cousins. He was predeceased by his parents William James and Noreen Wright, and his birth father Maurice Valentine Fitzgerald. He was also predeceased by his in-laws Gottfried and Mildred Riesen.
Dick’s career took him far and wide and he traveled
Dick was an avid reader and could discuss just about any subject. One of his passions was history. He was a huge contributor to
Dick also took pride in being a contributor to the upkeep and maintenance of The Wilson House in East Dorset, VT, a home for those who need guidance and a place for those to gather.
Dick’s family would like to thank a very special person, who has been there for him for the last year and a half. Tina has taken care of Dick and made his life comfortable and enjoyable. His family is forever grateful for her tender and loving care. The family would also like to thank all of those at Hospice for their comforting care.
Visitation will be held at
In lieu of flowers the family has requested that you make a donation in Dick’s name to The Wilson House,
Condolences may be left at http://www.ajcunninghamfh.com/