Robert "Bob" Wright, age 75 of Lennon, passed away on Monday, April 29, 2013 at his home. Per his wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be a memorial celebration will be announced at a later date. Arrangements through Watkins Brothers Funeral Homes, Durand Chapel.
Bob was born February 27, 1938 in Lansing, Michigan to Robert and Florence Cecilia (Pollender) Wright.
He married Karen Rose Weber in Corunna on August 14, 1980. Bob worked several years for the State of Michigan in the prison system as a Prison Guard for both the Ypsilanti and Jackson Prisons.
He enjoyed fishing in his earlier years, watching movies and spending time with his family.
Mr. Wright is survived by his wife of 32 years, Karen; 7 children: Rita, Jennifer, Robert, David, Joe, Amber and Florence; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; 2 sisters: Jana Case and Sharla Stokes as well as several nieces and nephews.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents and brother, David.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Respite Volunteers of Shiawassee. Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.watkinsfuneralhomes.com