Henry J. Wright Jr., 82, of Lockport, passed away on January 22, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Henry was born on October 28, 1934, a son of the late Henry and Mary (Petoniak) Wright, Sr.
Henry graduated from DeSales Catholic School and was a mason for more than 50 years with Local 45 in Buffalo, NY. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and was President of the DeSales Booster Club. You could see Henry working Bingo at DeSales on Friday nights. He proudly served his country in the United States Army.
He is survived by his wife, Judith (Crane) Wright; his children, Henry (Michelle) Wright III, Jeanine (Peter) Denes, Matthew (Sheila) Wright, Patrick (Christina) Wright, Sr., John Wright, Douglas Wright, Jennifer (Jeffrey) Waters, and Derek Wright; 21 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother and two sisters.
Relatives and friends may call on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 4-8 PM at Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St., Lockport, NY 14094. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 10 AM at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, 168 Chestnut St., Lockport.
Published on January 22, 2017