John Frederick Wright

John Frederick Wright, 74, of Clinton, and formerly of Crawfordsville, passed away at 3:05 a.m. Saturday, July 27, 2019, at Springhill Village. 

He was born July 21, 1945, at Terre Haute, to John C. Wright and Helen Scarbrough Wright.

John retired from Lithonia Lighting in Crawfordsville and was a member of IBEW Local # 668. He was also a member of Faith Wesleyan Church in Terre Haute. He enjoyed camping, being outdoors, and spending time with his family and attending church.

John is survived by two children, Wanda Ramey and Melvin Springer; three grandchildren, Sandy (Dude) Ingram, Brook (Scott) LaFontain and Tracy (John) Ramey; three brothers, Clyde (Rebecca) Wright, Ray (Starla) Wright and Don (Jennifer) Wright; four sisters, Anna (Charles) Spitler, Rita (Larry) Gormong, Freda (Alan) Tarrh and Carol Lee; and several great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dallie Thomas Wright in 1986, as well as two sisters, Lois Young and Polly Rector.

Funeral services will be held at noon Friday, Aug. 2 at Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 N. Third St., West Terre Haute, with Pastor Matthew Wright officiating. Burial will follow at Oakland Cemetery near Crawfordsville. Visitation is scheduled for 10 a.m. to noon Friday at the funeral home.

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