Gerald Roy Wright
1934 - 2013 MANCHSTER Gerald Roy Wright, 78, formerly of Manchester and Hermon, Maine, passed away June 19, 2013, in Bangor, Maine.
Gerald was born on Aug. 3, 1934. in Worcester, Mass., the son of William M. and Margaret (Reed) Wright. He attended local schools.
In his younger day, Gerald won a trophy for the fastest time around a track in a go-cart. He also was known for his great gift of gab.
He worked as a carpenter, a truck driver and an equipment operator. He enjoyed flying, NASCAR racing, yard selling, running the roads with Misty, and loved his cat, Sophie.
Gerald is survived by his daughters, Terry, and her husband, Wes Donnellan, of Hermon, Maine, and Cheryl and John Secoy of Manchester; his sons, Andrew Wright of East Dorset and Brian Wright of Shushan, N.Y.; his sister, Peggy Wright of Winchester, N.H., and his friend, Misty Wells of Hermon, Maine.
A graveside service will be held in Gerald's memory at Meeting Hill Cemetery in Brattleboro at a later date.