Frederick Louis Wright of Cuba, Missouri, formerly of St. Louis, Missouri, was born on Friday, August 30, 1935 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania to Lee and Bernadine Mary Soules Wright and passed away on Monday, November 4, 2019 at the age of 84 years, 2 months and 5 days.
Frederick served his country honorably in the United States Navy during the Korean War. Following his military service, he was a member of the Local 88 United Food and Commercial Workers Union working many years as a meat cutter at Tri City and Shop ‘n Save Grocery.
After retirement Frederick moved to Cuba, Missouri and enjoyed working in his yard and being outside. His hobbies were fishing and collecting antiques.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lee and Bernadine Wright.
He is survived by his daughter, Faith and husband Jon Pattrin of St. Louis, Missouri; brother, Ronnie Wright of South Carolina; sister, Peggy Retorick of Williamsport, Pennsylvania; granddaughter, Lexie Pattrin of St. Louis, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held on Friday, November 8, 2019 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Crouse Funeral Home in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
Graveside service was held on Friday, November 8, 2019 at 1:45 p.m. at the Wildwood Cemetery in S. Williamsport, Pennsylvania with full military honors.
Local arrangements under the direction of the Hutson Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.