Jeffrey Eugene Wright

July 16, 1941April 12, 2019

Jeffrey Eugene Wright, 77, born, July 16, 1941, in East Saint Louis, IL, died, April 12, 2019, in Granite City, IL.

Jeff was a loving and admirable family man. Jeff retired from Dynacraft Inc, after over 40 years of working as a Lab Technician. He proudly served his country in the United States Army, during the Vietnam Conflict. He was a man of faith, having served as a life member at Edgemont Bible Church, in Fairview Heights. Jeff was an avid coin collector and volksmarcher, and a huge fan of the Saint Louis Cardinals. His most precious moments were those spent with his family. He was a loving brother, uncle, nephew, cousin, and friend. He will truly be missed by all who knew and loved him.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Sherman E. and Eileen M. (nee Doyle) Wright. Surviving are his siblings: Dana (William Beckley) Bull-Beckley, Diane (Pat) Drayton, and Michael (Barb) Wright, and a number of dear nieces, nephews, aunts, relatives, and friends.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a charitable contribution in Jeff’s name may donate to Vitas Hospice. Additional memories and condolences may be shared online at

Visitation: Family and friends may visit from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm at Lake View Funeral Home, 5000 N Illinois Street, Fairview Heights, IL 62208.

Funeral Service: Funeral Services will begin immediately following the visitation at 1:00 pm, at Lake View. Interment will take place at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.


  • Visitation Tuesday, April 16, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, April 16, 2019
  • Burial Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Jeffrey Eugene Wright

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