2013-12-07 / Obituaries

James L. Wright

James L. Wright, 76, of Columbus, formerly of Millersport, passed away November 26, 2013, at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. He was born January 8, 1937, in Columbus, to the late Rev. George and Esther (Pfluam) Wright. James was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during the Vietnam era. He retired from AEP and was a former council member for the Village of Millersport. He was a member of American Legion Post 888, VFW Post 1388, AMVETS Post 51, Buckeye Lake Eagles, and Newark Moose Lodge 499.

He is survived by his loving family: daughters, Dawn (Skip) Carl, Christy (Mark) Arnold, Sherrie Hughes, and Sheila Wright; 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; special friend, Mary Stelzer; nieces and nephews; and many good friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia; two grandchildren; two brothers; and two sons-in-law.

A funeral service celebrating his life was held November 29, 2013, at the Thornville home of Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service.

Online condolences may be sent to www.hoskinsonfuneral.com

Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service, Thornville, is honored to care for the Wright Family.

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