WRIGHT, JOHN ALLEN, 55, passed away September 14, 2013.
All who love and knew John, knew he loved The University of Louisville Cardinals. John left this earth shortly after seeing the U of L versus U of K game. He joined his loving God on a win!! Go Cards.
John was survived by his mother, Pearl Madden; sons, John Tyler and Evan Allen Wright; two sisters, Sherry L. Morgan and Vickie A. Wright; two brothers, Daniel L. and James A Wright and the mother of his two sons, Mary B. Wright; the love of eight nieces and nephews and nine great nieces and nephews.
John served in the United States Air Force as a proud member of the Titan II Missile Crew, and was a civil war enthusiast, was extremely artistic, loved, loved, loved all types of music, could fix anything and thought "The Lake is Great." He worked at Lubrizol chemical company and was proud to be a union steward for many years. He was a member of St. Stephen Martyr Catholic Church.
John was most proud of his sons. He loved being a dad and said many times, he would have become a dad earlier if he had known that being a dad would be this great.
John had a mind full of knowledge, a heart full of love and a pocket full of Krabby patties.
We love and will miss you John. Go join your dad, Ryan and all our angels and be with God! Join us to celebrate John's life at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy., Thursday, at 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. Funeral Mass will be Friday at 11 a.m. at St. Stephen Martyr Church, 2931 Pindell Ave., with cremation to follow.
In lieu of flowers donations will be accepted by the family to continue the education of Evan and John (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Online condolence: owenfuneralhome.com
Published in The Courier-Journal on Sept. 18, 2013