Bernard F. “Bernie” Wright

June 6, 2012

Bernard ‘Bernie’ F. Wright 82 of Frankfort, IN, died at 9:50 p.m. June 6, 2012 at Wesley Manor. Born March 26, 1930 in Tell City, IN to Frank & Amelia (Shertsinger) Wright. He married Norma East and she preceded him in death. He then married Sue Marshall on April 11, 1985 in Covington, KY and she survives. Mr. Wright moved to Frankfort in 1936 and was a graduate of Frankfort High School. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served in the Korean War. Mr. Wright was owner/operator of B.F. Wright Masonry, working for 45 years and retiring in 1993. He was a member of the American Legion in Key West, FL.

Visitation and Services

Private family services were held. Entombment was in Green Lawn Mausoleum. Memorial donations may be made to Clinton County Cancer Fund. Goodwin Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Survived by:

Wife: Sue Wright of Frankfort 3 Sons: Ty (Saretha) Wright of Frankfort, Rodney (Rosie) Wright of Frankfort and Tom (Wanda) Wright of Frankfort 2 Step Sons: Brad Marshall of Frankfort and Joe (Heather) Marshall of Indianapolis Sister: Hilda Kleaving of Tell City 5 Grandchildren: Dillon, Damon and Daren Wright and Chris and Carly Marshall Great Grandchildren: Samantha, Taylor and Max Smith and Rich & Karen Smith

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by daughter, Belinda Brooks, brothers, Armean Wright, Gilbert Wright, Osura Wright and a sister, Mildred.


4 Condolences for “Bernard F. “Bernie” Wright”

  1. Garry and Brenda Fisher June 9, 2012 at 9:39 am

    We are very sorry to hear about your Dad, our prayers are with you and your family.

  2. deborrah (horn) burgess June 9, 2012 at 9:56 am

    Brad, Rodney, Tom, & Ty, So very sorry for your loss! Please know my thoughts & prayers are w/ u & your families at this time of sadness & sorrow. I remember years ago when we all grew up together, your mom & dad were both special people. Gods’ speed to u !

  3. Gelia Chandler Smith June 10, 2012 at 1:37 am

    We are so sad for the loss of Ty’s father. Please know we are thinking of all of you. You will be in our prayers……………Bill and Gelia……..

  4. Cindy Reeder June 12, 2012 at 9:35 am

    We are sorry to hear about the loss of your husband and father Bernie. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. God Bless
    Ora and Cindy Reeder

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