- January 15, 2023
Ernest Wright, 88, of Cedar Rapids, died Jan. 9, 2023, following a brief illness.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia; son, Jeff (Joan) Wright; daughter, Deb Wright; and grandchildren, Alicia (Nathaniel) Blumberg, Krysta (Kevin) Higgins and Jeremy Wright.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Katie (Stoneking) Wright; sister, Dorothy Paul; son, Terry; and daughter, Diane.
Born Dec. 22, 1934, in Cedar Rapids, he graduated from Mount Vernon High School in 1953. On May 23, 1956, he married Patricia Moore in Nashua, Iowa.
Please share your support and memories with Ernestâ€™s family at www.stewartbaxter.com.