Danny J. Wright, 55, Russiaville, passed away at 5:23 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, 2017. He was born Dec. 15, 1961, in Kokomo. He was the son of the late Charles William Wright and Joan (Briggs) Wright.
He was a 1980 graduate of Taylor High School. He was employed with Cone Palace in Kokomo for over 30 years and worked as a manager for most of those years. He enjoyed gardening, lying in the pool, cooking, going to Lake Manitou, and spending time with his family and his dog, Blue.
Survivors include two brothers, Steven (Michelle) Wright, Walton, and Michael Wright, Kokomo. There are also nieces and nephews, JoAnna (Joe) Hillis, Walton, Shana (Brandon) Cannon, Kokomo, Steven K. (Liane) Wright Jr., Peru, Charles M. Wright, Walton, Dustin Wright Kokomo, and Breanna Wright, Kokomo. There are also several great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his maternal and paternal grandparents.
Funeral services will be 6 p.m. Monday, April 3, 2017, at Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel, 3400 S. Webster St. Pastor Mike Sawyer will officiate. Cremation will follow. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services on Monday.
Memorials may be directed to Guardian Angel Hospice. You may read Danny's obituary at www.ellersmortuarywebster.com, where you can sign the guestbook or share a personal message to the family.
Published on March 31, 2017