HOPATCONG - Anthony Joseph "Tony" Wright, 71, of Hopatcong, passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2013. Anthony was born and lived in Paterson before moving to Hopatcong in 1976. A United States Marine Corps veteran, he was an honorary member of the Northwood Fire Company Engine No. 2. He enjoyed golf and the N.Y. Mets. Beloved husband of the late Florence (nee: Karpack) 2007. Devoted father of Bill Wright and his wife Lisa, Tony Wright and Sherry Wright-Totin and her husband Michael. Loving grandfather of Kevin, Alyson, Emily and Lindsey. Dear brother of Patrick Wright and the late Jay Wright. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Anthony's Life Celebration on Sunday, May 5, from 1 to 5 p.m., at Leber-Lakeside Funeral Home, 150 Landing Road, Landing. A prayer service will be held at 4 p.m. in the funeral home. Cremation was private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in his memory may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 350 Sparta Ave., Building B, Suite 2, Sparta, N.J. 07871. For further information and to share a fond memory, please visit www.leberlakeside.com.
Published in The New Jersey Herald on May 2, 2013