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Services Saturday for Larry Wright, age 78

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Larry Wright, age 78 of Valparaiso, IN passed away July 7, 2020.

He was born on June 1, 1942, in Valparaiso, IN, to Wilbur and Dorothy (Clem) Wright.

Larry is survived by his children, Eric (Erica) Wright and Traci (Mark) Fisher; brothers, Rick and Bob Wright and sister, Diane Krause; grandchildren, Josh Hiatt and Danielle Wright and great-grandchildren, Kayden, Jayce and Brantley.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Judith (Healy) Wright; brothers, Jack and Roscoe Wright, and sisters, Sharon Wright, Shirley Zimmerman, Pat Smith, and Jan Miller.

Larry retired from U.S. Steel after 42 years of service. He enjoyed remodeling and flipping houses. Larry was an avid sports fan especially Notre Dame Football and Chicago baseball. He liked to watch Westerns on T.V. and enjoyed spending time with the grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, July 11, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304, with Pastor Scott Jones officiating. Burial to take place at Chesterton Cemetery.

Visitation will take place on Friday, July 10, 2020, from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made to the family at


Posted 7/9/2020






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