Thomas James Wright, 76, of Millsboro, Del., formerly of Baltimore, Md., passed away Thursday, May 1, 2008, in Delaware Hospice Center, Milford, Del. He was a tow truck driver for Ruxton Towing for many years. He loved camping, crabbing and model-building.
Wright was preceded in death by his parents, Dennis and Matilda Schalitzky Wright. He is survived by a son, Thomas Gary Wright of Millsboro; two daughters, Debra Johnson of Lago Vista, Texas, and Vicky Jeeter of Leander, Texas; two brothers, Ronald Wright of Baltimore, Md. and George Wright of Hollywood, Fla.; one sister, Sue Van Blargan of Baltimore, Md.; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 14, 2008, at the Evans Funeral Chapel, 8800 Harford Road, Parkville, MD 21234. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for contributions to the Delaware Hospice Center, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.