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Daniel V. "Bubba" Wright

July 17, 1950 ~ September 20, 2017 (age 67)

Daniel V. (Danny) Wright, age 67, of New Haven, passed away peacefully at his home on September 20, 2017.  Danny or “Bubba” as most knew him was born in Mesa, Arizona on July 17, 1950 to the late Vern and Marie (McBride) Wright.  He was married to Sondra (Brand) or “Sis” as most knew her on September 3, 1977, they just celebrated their 40th anniversary.

Bubba worked for 21 plus years at WSI in Mt. Vernon, IN in Railroad maintenance before retiring.  He then for 5 years was the water supervisor for the village of New Haven.  He was always a brilliant mind when it came to building things or repairing as he was known for some unique projects, especially the visions Sis would have and Bubba would create.  He loved the river camp, riding 4 wheelers.  His greatest joy though was being a PaPa to his grandchildren and great grandchildren.  He was a dedicated worker, husband and father and will be missed.

Bubba is survived by his wife Sondra “Sis” of New Haven,  2 sons, Jeff & Tiffany Wright and Gary (Angel) Wright. 2 daughters, Tabitha (Bev) Staten and De Anna Wright. 12 grandchildren, David Bell, Logan & Justin Bell, Teegan Wright, Gary Wright, Jr, Kaitlyn & Austin Pulse, Sabrina Gallagher, Rosie Woroszyllo, and Lesly Blake and Destiny Wright. 5 great grandchildren Myla Bell, Baylor Bell, Blake Wright,Jr., Laylah McKnight and Zaylah McKnight. 1 sister – Peggy Harrison.  He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 sister and 1 brother.

Visitation will be on Friday, September 22, 2017 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in New Haven.  His funeral will be on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at the funeral home starting 1:00 PM.  Rev. Jerry Crawford will officiate and burial will follow in the Union Ridge Cemetery. 

 Service Information

September 22, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Cox & Son Funeral Home
311 Mill Street
New Haven, IL 62867

Funeral Service
September 23, 2017

1:00 PM
Cox & Son Funeral Home
311 Mill Street
New Haven, IL 62867

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