Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
May 2, 2012 12:59 pm EDT


FRESNO — Evan Anthony Wright, 22, of Township Road 175 and formerly of Warsaw, died Monday. April 30, 2012, at The Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus.

He was born Sept. 16, 1989, in Coshocton to Mark A. Wright and Michelle L. (Pew) Fischer. He was a 2008 graduate of River View High School, and was currently employed with TANK Services of Canton as a heavy equipment operator. He was a member of the Coshocton County Sportsmen’s Club. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, bull riding, motorcycling, and “mudding” in his pickup trucks. He loved spending time with many friends and family members.

He is survived by his mother, Michelle L. (Gary) Fischer of Warsaw; his father, Mark A. Wright of Coshocton; two brothers, Zach Elson of Warsaw and Derek Wright of Coshocton; a sister, Rachel Wright of Coshocton; three stepbrothers, Corey L. (Chrissie) Fischer, Jesse (Tana) Fischer, Evan (Tiffany) Fischer, all of Warsaw; grandparents; Richard and Judy Wright of Coshocton, Carol and Tom Wolfe of Coshocton, Jack and Tammy Pew of Newcomerstown, and Patricia Fischer-Lewis of Warsaw; great-grandparents, Edith Laughlin of Canal Lewisville, Marilyn Pew of Warsaw and Marvin (Lois) Pew of Coshocton; aunts and uncles, Shane Pew of California, Jamie and Josh Henson of Pennsylvania, Jackie (Kevin) Ruby, Tom (Bonnie), Greg (Donna), Don (Becky), Mike (Donna) and Todd (Amanda) Wright, all of Coshocton, and Nick (Patti) Fischer of Warsaw; special great-aunt and uncle, Sharon and Bill Sampsel of Warsaw; special friends, Ed (Lori) Robinette and Tyler Hess and the Kim Moore Family; and many, many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by a great-grandfather, Loren Laughlin; grandfather, Jack E. Lewis; an aunt, Judy Chapman; and two cousins, Josh Sampsel and Jordan R. Fischer.

Funeral service will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Warsaw, with Pastor Ron Davis officiating. Burial will follow In Valley View Cemetery. Calling hours are Friday from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. and also one hour prior to service time on Saturday at the funeral home. Visit

Memorial contributions may be made to the River View Community Park, P.O. 399, Warsaw, OH 43844.

The family would like to thank the doctors and staff of Lifeline of Ohio for their loving care in assisting with major organ donation.

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