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Leon C. Wright

Leon C. Wright


Leon C. Wright, 86, of Alexander, N.Y., passed away on Nov. 15, 2021 at home with his family after a long illness. He was born Aug. 4, 1935, in Batavia, N.Y., to Clarence and Grace (McWain) Wright. He graduated from Alexander Central School in 1952. He served in the Army and Army Reserves. He retired from General Motors (Rochester Products) after 38 years.

He was preceded in death by his son, Larry Wright; brother, Dean Wright; and brother-in-law, Don Tuttle.

He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Barbara (Earsing) Wright; a son, Garry Wright (Sandy Muntz); 2 grandchildren, Andrea Kirch (Stephen Doty) and Steven Wright; 4 great-grandchildren, Hannah, Shane and Sabrina Kirch, and Elijah Doty; siblings, Gene (Jean) Wright of Texas, Rita (Don) Tuttle of Texas; and sister-in-law, Marilyn (Dean) Wright of Alexander; and many nieces and nephews.

As per his request, there will be no services to follow. Memorials may be made to the Alexander Fire Department, P.O. Box 336, Alexander, NY 14005.

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