MONROE CENTER – Kenneth Edwin Wright, 87, of Monroe Center, Ill., passed away Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at his home in Rockford.|
Born Sept. 26, 1926, in Malta, the son of John and Ethel (Bradley) Wright, he married Laura B. Kaiser on July 10, 1956.
He is survived by sons, Mark (Deborah) Wright and Brad (Connie) Wright; daughters, Kathy (John) Miedema and Pam Wright; foster-son, Les (Deb) Kurz; eight grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Laura; parents; brother, Hardin; sister, Carol Ficht; and grandson, Isaac Wright.
Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at Union Church of Monroe Center. Funeral services will start at 11 a.m. followed by interment at Monroe Center Cemetery. A light lunch will be served at the church following the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can go to the Union Church of Monroe Center.
Visit the guest book at www.ungerhorner.com.
Published in Daily Chronicle on Feb. 12, 2014