Eric Chester Wright

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Eric Chester Wright, age 62 of Dublin passed away Friday. December 15, 2023 at the New River Valley Medical Center.

Born January 1, 1961 in Radford, he was the son of the late Chester Wright and Janice Chewning Wright.

He had been employed by BAE in Radford. He was a veteran of the United States Army.

He is survived by

His wife- Kathryn “Kathy” Louise Wright-Dublin

Daughters-Stephanie Lynn (Justin) Jones-Charlotte, NC and Stacy Ann (Henry) DeCosta- Pulaski

Special Nephew- Derek Opincar

Grandchildren- Halee DeCosta, Lani DeCosta and Jackson Jones

Sisters- Judy Opincar- Roanoke and Anita Lucas- Dublin

Brother- Aaron Wright- Roanoke

Many Nieces and Nephews

Funeral services will be held Wednesday 10:00 a.m., December 20, 2023 in the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski.  Interment will follow in the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery, Dublin.

Visitation will be Tuesday evening, December 19, 2023 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.  at Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.

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Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements.