Richard F. Wright, 63, of New Castle passed away the evening of Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital.
Born on March 1, 1953, in New Castle, he was a son of the late Frank and Pauline Hammerschmidt Wright.
Surviving at home is his beloved wife of 40 years, the former Kristy Carlo, whom he married on June 19, 1976.
Richard had worked as a maintenance supervisor.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his brother, John Wright and his wife, Anne, of Fayetteville, Georgia; and his sisters, Shirley Smith and her husband, Mark, of Broomall, Pennsylvania, and Patty Greenlee and her husband, Don, of Fishers, Indiana.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at the Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 3000 Wilmington Road.
Services will be conducted from 4 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Maggie Eye Care Fund, c/o Animal Care Assistance Foundation, 807 Camp Horne Road, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15237.
Published on  February 17, 2017