Obituaries: Michael Wright

OTTUMWA- Michael L.  Wright, 56, of Ottumwa, died on December 24, 2016 at his home.

He was born June 22, 1960 in Ottumwa to James and Dixie Woten Wright. He married Angela Wright on February 22, 2000.

Michael was an employee at John Deere Ottumwa Works, and had served in the U.S. Army.

Surviving is his wife, Angela; two daughters Angela (L.J.) Fernandez of Grovetown, GA, and Hayley (Eric) Ballew of Marion; a son, Casey (Kylanna) Champ of Ottumwa; his parents, Jim and Dixie Wright of Ottumwa;   two sisters Kathy (Larry) Lacey  and Lisa Wright (Ed Thompson); his mother-in-law, Demma Ludwig and four grandchildren.

His body has been cremated.

Cards and memorials may be sent to his wife at 318 N. Pocahontas, Ottumwa, IA 52501.  A celebration of his life will be at a later date.

Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.