Douglas M. Wright, 86, husband of the late Betty Jane (Hintz) Wright, died on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Born in Spokane, Washington on November 27, 1931, he was the son of the late Dr. Max S. and Myrtle C. (Small) Wright. He was a former New Britain resident. Mr. Wright was employed by the Geriatric Authority of Holyoke, MA as a comptroller. He was a veteran of the Korean War, having served with the U.S. Navy. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed traveling. He was an animal lover as well as an avid reader.
He is survived by one daughter, Yvonne Wright-Golia and her husband Philip Golia; one son, Max Wright and his wife Renata; one grandson, Christopher Wright; one brother, Donald Wright, and several nieces and nephews.
All services and burial were private. The John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main Street, Meriden were entrusted with the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to Vitas Healthcare, 199 Park Road Ext., Suite 102, Middlebury, CT 06762