Guy Lloyd Wright, 81, of Prairie City, Ore., died Thursday, July 20, 2006, at his residence.
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, July 29, 2006, at Prairie City Cemetery with Pastor Darrell Johnson officiating. A reception will follow at the Strawberry Mountain Grange.
Guy was born May 30, 1925, in Baker City, Ore., to Earl and Ann (Grabill) Wright. He attended school in Baker City through the 11th grade. He married Emiline Zemmer on June 10, 1946. He was a security guard at a mill for many years and retired as one. Guy loved gardening roses, and playing pool and pinochle. He was a member of Grace Chapel in Prairie City.
Guy is survived by his wife of 60 years Emiline of Prairie City; sons, Ron Wright of Prairie City, Gary and his wife Diane Wright of Prairie City; grandsons, Jeff and his wife Ernoni Wright of Boise, Idaho, Kip Wright of Boise, Idaho, Kelsy and his wife Shanna Wright of John Day; great grandchildren, Kakoa, Dustin, Hailie, Kaylee, Eli and Tucker.
Memorial contributions may be made to Emiline Wright through Driskill Memorial Chapel 241 S Canyon Blvd., John Day, OR 97845.
Used with permission from The Record Courier, Baker City, Oregon, July, 2006
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor