Garry J. Wright

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March 7, 1957 – July 14, 2022

Garry Joseph Wright died on July 14, 2022, at his home in Owen Sound at the age of 65.  Born in Orangeville, Ontario, the son of Colleen and Joesph Wright. Survived by his wife Birgit Wright (nee Madsen), his 3 daughters, Tricia Wright, Katie (Josh) Jackson and Jessie Wright (Erik Van Lunen), his 3 stepchildren, Karl (Jessica) Saelzer, Tyson (Lindsay) Saelzer and Vita Saelzer (Kevin McAra), his grandchildren, Lukas Van Lunen, Anastasia, Kaine and Victor Saelzer, Maddie and Griffin Saelzer, and siblings Stephen (Lynda) Wright and Lynda Black. Garry lived mostly in the Markdale area of Grey County, and briefly in Owen Sound.  Garry was a Master Cabinetmaker. His finest achievement was the beautiful Timberframe home he built and lived in for over 30 years. He worked in the combined counties of Grey and Bruce, installing kitchens and making folks homes warm and bright. Garry’s interests were many. He had a passion for riding his motorcycle and dancing with his wife. Model Railroading was a love close to his heart. He loved good company, good food and playing cards with friends. He was well loved and will be missed by many.

The family of Garry Wright would like to invite you to our Celebration of Life Dance. Garry loved to Dance. Join us to share memories of Garry and dance at the Owen Sound Legion Branch 6, 1450 2nd Ave. West, Owen Sound on Saturday, July 23, 2022 from 6 to 10 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please direct any donations to the Owen Sound Regional Hospital Foundation, 519-372-3925,  Online condolences may be made at www.greybrucecremation.

My Sweetheart
Has gone away,
He took my Heart
with Him. I have willingly
allowed this, that it may
comfort him on this his new
Love you Always Garry



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