Roger Wright, of Lewis, Iowa, passed away Monday, November 7, 2011, at his home at the age of 69. He enjoyed life to it's fullest while fighting hard against his lifelong illness, never complaining.
Roger was born on July 24, 1942 to John Franklin Wright and Elnora Jane (Rexroat) Wright in Wiota, Iowa. He was raised in Atlantic and attended high school in Lewis. Roger enjoyed working on small engines and lawn mowers. He loved hunting, fishing, old cars and traveling to other states. The thing he enjoyed most was spending time with his nieces, nephews and other family members.
He is survived by two brothers, Dennis Wright and wife, Linda, of Preston, MO and Ernie Wright and wife Cindy of Hayden, CO; one sister, Joyce Libby of Lewis, IA; and a number of aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Roger was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Kenny Wright; brother-in-law, Bill Libby; sister-in-law, Margie Wright; and numerous aunts and uncles.