B. Hugh Wright passed away at Shuswap Lake General Hospital, Salmon Arm, BC on Friday, August 6, 2010 at the age of 82 years.
Hugh was born in Silver Creek, BC on July 27, 1928. He had been a lifetime resident of the area, involved both with farming and instruction of ballroom dancing. Hugh loved his trail bike and motorcycle until he had to give them up. He still enjoyed fishing in his “Sportspal” canoe and loved to walk, play pool and have coffee with his friends.
Hugh will be lovingly remembered by his wife Evelyn; two sons, Kevin of Salmon Arm and Dan of Vancouver and one sister, Joyce (Eric) Grayston of Salmon Arm. He was predeceased by his parents, Ivan and Louise and brother, Laurie.
A celebration of Hugh’s life will be held from the chapel of Bowers Funeral Home on Sunday, August 22nd at 10:30 am with Jack Bowers the celebrant. Inurnment of Hugh’s cremated remains will follow in the columbarium at Mount Ida Cemetery, Salmon Arm.
If so desired, contributions in memory of Hugh may be made to the charity of your choice.
Online condolences can be sent through Hugh’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com
Arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.