WRIGHT, FRANK NORMAN May 5, 1929 - May 16, 2021 Frank, beloved husband, father, grandpa, great-grandpa, godfather, went to be with The Lord on May 16, 2021. Passing peacefully in his sleep in his 93rd year, with family by his side. Born in Toronto on May 5, 1929, to William and Mary Wright. Predeceased by his brothers and sisters: William, Henry, Alice, John and Carrie. Predeceased by his loving wife Marie and first born Douglas. Father of Norman (Wendy), Diane (Jake), Donna and Kevin. Loving Grandpa of Christopher, Erin (Bryan) and Kyle. Great-grandpa of Briana. Godfather of Gary. Uncle, cousin, friend of many. A vibraphonist, band member and most recent leader of the CJQ - Canadian Jazz Quartet, he was a mainstay of the Toronto jazz scene. He is one cool jazz cat and will be sadly missed by all. He's off to play in "the great gig in the sky". Please visit Frank's Tribute Page at www.wardfuneralhome.com
Published by Toronto Star on May 22, 2021.