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Born: May 07, 1935
Date of Passing: Sep 08, 2018Offer Condolences or Memory
HARRY WRIGHT God called Harry Wright to his heavenly home on Saturday, September 8, 2018. Harry was residing in Donwood Manor and lived to the age of 83. He was predeceased by his parents, Stella and Frank Wright, and brothers, Frank, Freddie and Willmar. Harry leaves to mourn his wife Irma, of 62 years, son David, daughter-in-law Stephanie, and his two grandchildren, Lucas David Harry and Annabel Grace. Harry was born May 7, 1935 in Winnipeg, MB and was overjoyed to marry Irma on September 8, 1956. Harry retired from Winnipeg Transit after 31 years of service. The memorial service to celebrate Harry's life will be held on Friday, September 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at McDermot Avenue Baptist Church, 821 McDermot Ave., Winnipeg with viewing prior. Interment to follow at Brookside Cemetery. A special thank you to all the staff at Donwood Manor for their exceptional care and compassion. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Harry Wright to the Parkinsons Society Manitoba.
As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on Sep 12, 2018
Condolences & Memories (4 entries)
Dear Irma and family, I am sorry to hear of Harry's passing. You may not remember me, but you may remember Lilian and Julius Pelser from Winkler. In her memory box, she had a lovely Christmas card of you, Harry and David. Also a picture of the whole family on the occasion of your parents' wedding anniversary. I became the keeper of some of her pictures after her death. I often wondered where your family was and how you were doing. Here you were close, in Winnipeg. My sincere condolences to you. - Posted by: Milli Laing (Cousin) on: Oct 26, 2018
Condolences to family on your loss of Harry. I enjoyed working with Harry at Winnipeg Transit. His humour and was good to me and all other employees helped me out many times. Co-worker William Snell. RIP Harry - Posted by: William Snell (Co-worker ) on: Sep 15, 2018
Uncle is great guy have best memories of Christmas elves w/him and auntie Mira at my grandparents house. He always gave kids Orange chocolate it was so gross lolol but I loved receiving them. Sad times now he was the last Wright brother. Sorry for all of loss. Rest in peace Uncle Harry. Say hi to the rest of the family.💞💞💞💞💞💞 - Posted by: Denise wright (Niece) on: Sep 12, 2018
Condolences to Irma and David and family, I have very fond memories of sharing so many happy times with Harry while growing up. I will remember his smile and great sense of humour. Irma, I wish I could be there tomorrow. Thinking of you. - Posted by: Janice Lidstone (cousin) on: Sep 12, 2018
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