Howard Lewis Wright

Howard Lewis Wright, 92, of New Carlisle, Indiana passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021.


Howard was born November 24, 1928, in Coffeyville, Kansas to the late Herschel Frank and Pauline Virginia (Fulmer) Wright. Howard was lineman for the IBEW #1393 Union, Indianapolis, Indiana.


Howard is survived by three daughters, Lori (Noval) Alexander of New Carlisle, Indiana, Roxsana (Larry Huber) Willoughby of Union Mills, Indiana, and Lois Massey of Anchorage, Alaska; seven grandchildren, Edward Willoughby, Tabby Willoughby, Michael Willoughby, Chris King, James King, Joshua Lawson, and Nason Alexander; 15 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; half siblings, Elizabeth Brags, James Burns, Charles Hildreth, and Donald Hildreth.


He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Irene Wright; a son, James Wright; a grandson, Justin Lawson; brothers, Teddy & Ernest Wright, a sister, Gloria Ray; and a son-in-law, Will Massey.


Cremation has taken place. Arrangements have been entrusted to Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, 1117 Indiana Avenue, La Porte, Indiana. Burial will take place at Sugar Grove Union Cemetery, Toronto, Ohio at a later date.


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