Thomas C. Wright
SUNBURY — Thomas C. “Tricky Tom” Wright, 78, of Sunbury died Sunday, April 13, 2008, at St. Ann’s Hospital following a brief illness.
He was born on June 16, 1929, in Lockbourne to the late Frank and Victoria (Sanford) Wright. Following graduation in 1947 from Johnstown High School, he served in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his wife of almost 58 years, Patricia E. (Potter); son, Eric (Deborah) of Columbus; grandchildren, Alexandrea (Jason) Green, Derek and Sarah Wright, great-granddaughter, Sophie, brothers, Billie, Lee (Joann), Monroe (Sharon) Wright, and sister, Rebecca Simons, all of Johnstown.
He was preceded in death by son, Thomas L. Wright, in 2000; sister, Virginia Smoot; and beloved canine Wally.
Friends may call Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury, where services will be held Wednesday at 10:30 p.m. with Pastor Lloyd Huffer officiating. Interment will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Central Ohio Parkinson’s Society, P.O. Box 16126, Columbus, OH 43216. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.