Richard “Dick” Wright, 77, of Pleasant Township, Warren, PA., died suddenly Tuesday morning, April 26, 2022, after suffering an apparent heart attack.

Dick was born June 14, 1944, in Westfield, N.Y. He was the son of Leroy and Mary Eleanor Darling Wright. Dick was a Warren area resident for the past 40 years.

Dick was a veteran with the U.S. Navy, serving during the Vietnam War. He was a welder with the former Struthers Wells Corporation for many years. Dick loved anything related to car racing.

Dick is survived by his wife of 55 years, Gloria M. Cain Wright, whom he married June 25, 1966, in Sheridan, N.Y., 1 Son – Michael Richard Wright and his wife, Amee, 2 Grandchildren, Brianna Wright (Brandon Peelman), Michael Wright all of Warren, PA. A private funeral service will be conducted at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Russell, PA. The family has entrusted Richard’s care to the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., Warren, PA. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting