MANSFIELD, Texas -- John K. Wright, 69, passed
away Saturday, March 31, 2007 at his home.
Funeral: 2 P.M. Thursday at Dallas Fort Worth National
Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, Lane B.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family would
request donations be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, in memory of
John K. Wright, 1332 N. Halsted St., Ste. 201, Chicago, IL. 60662, Ph: 312
587 9272 or www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org/home.htm.
John was born Dec. 8, 1937 in Williamsport, Pa. to
Charles Gerald Wright and Edith Lois Wright. He served 29 years in the United
States Air Force, retiring as CMSgt in 1984. He then continued his work
career at Boeing/Rockwell International on the B-1 Bomber Project and later
retired from American Airlines Flight Academy in 2003. John received his BBA
degree from Dallas Baptist University in 1995.
Survivors: Wife of 33 years, Nita Wright; sister Nancy
Eichenlaub and husband Bob of Williamsport, Pa.; 8 children; 8 grandchildren;
2 great grandchildren.