NORTHFIELD – Stuart A. Wright, 63, died Sunday, June 30, 2019, at his home in Northfield, surrounded by his loved ones.
He was born in Northfield, Sept. 17, 1955, the son of Harold and Janet (Grassette) Wright.
Stuart was a graduate of Northfield High School, class of 1974. He had been married to Cindy Diluzio. He married Judy Messier in Riverton on Oct. 7, 1989. Stuart had worked for many years for Shamrock Painting in Northfield and later, started his own painting business, “Wright’s Painting,” which he owned and operated for 20 years. He was also a Times Argus newspaper distributor for eight years.
He was a member of the Northfield Bible Fellowship, Sons of the American Legion in Northfield and the executive committee of the Norwich University “Blue Line Club.” He enjoyed gardening, golfing, attending Norwich University hockey games, watching NASCAR, playing card games and especially, spending time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Wright, of Northfield; four children Stuart Allan Wright II, of Windham, New Hampshire, Nicholas Davis, of Middlesex, Jeffrey Davis, Rebecca Miller, both of Northfield; five siblings Scott, Craig and Bruce Wright, all of Northfield, Donna Hodges, of Jacksonville, Florida, Terri Bell, of Northfield; 12 grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents, a nephew, Jason Wright, and niece, Rachel Priestley.
Calling hours will be held Wednesday, July 3, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Kingston Funeral Home on Slate Avenue in Northfield. A graveside service to celebrate his life will be conducted Friday, July 5, at 10 a.m. In Mount Hope Cemetery in Northfield.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hemie Wright Golf Fund, c/o Judy Wright, 120 Pleasant St., Northfield, VT 05663.