William L. ""Bill"" Wright, 69, of Mentor, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014.
He was born January 30, 1945, in Glendale, WV,
Bill married Denise on June 11, 1982, in Baltimore, MD.
Bill had worked as a trainer for Radix Wire. He was a proud veteran who served his country with overseas postings in Germany and Korea. Bill was an avid Nascar fan, who recently went to Talledega for Aaron's 499 Race. He enjoyed fishing and shooting; but most of all, Bill loved his family.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Denise Wright; sons, George (Cheryl) Wright, John (Bethany) Wright; daughter, Christina Wright; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, George (Rose) Wright, Ray (Joanne) Wright, Warren (Cheri) Wright; sisters, Millie (Bill) Woryk, Inez (Carlo) Manini, and Martha Wright.
He was preceded in death by his son, Billy Wright.
Friends will be received 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, July 18, 2014, at The Behm Family Funeral Home, 26 River Street, Madison, OH 44057.
Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 19, 2014, at North Mentor Centenary United Methodist Church, 9290 Lakeshore Blvd, Mentor, OH 44060. Final resting place will be Mentor Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44110-2602. On-line obituary may be viewed at www.behmfuneral.com.
Published in www.News-Herald.com on July 16, 2014
Behm Family Funeral Home & Crematory
26 River Street Madison, OH 44057