Donald R. Wright,

Aug 15, 1959 - Mar 4, 2013


Donald R. Wright, 53, of Norwalk, passed away early Monday morning, March 4, 2013, in Fisher Titus Medical Center after a brief illness.

He was born Aug. 15, 1959, in Youngstown, Ohio, and graduated from Sandusky High School. Donald worked for Meijer and Double S Industries.

He was a member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Sandusky. He loved music, collecting albums, shopping, the Cleveland Browns, and going to Cedar Point, where his favorite ride was the Wildcat.

Donald is survived by his mother, Judith A. May; siblings, Sarah Wright, of Sonoma, Calif., Mary (Bradley) Wright-Nason, of Castalia, Katie Wright, of Norwalk, and Andrew Wright, of Sandusky; nieces and nephews, Abigail, Gabrielle, Annie, Alyson, Jacob and Loralie; uncle, Joseph Chapel; and cousins, Roger Chapel, Liz Chapel and Nancy Zuber.

He was preceded in death by his father, James “Bob” R. Wright, on Dec. 27, 2012; infant brother, David Wright; and aunt, Jean Chapel.

Friends may call 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 8, at Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 9, at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 503 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. The Rev. John Mawhirter will officiate. Entombment will follow in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.

Memorial contributions may be made in Donald’s memory to the Renaissance House, P.O. Box 250, Tiffin, OH 44883. 

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