Michael W. Wright 67, of Saint Joseph, Missouri passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018 in a Saint Joseph health care center.

Michael W. Wright 67, of Saint Joseph, Missouri passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018 in a Saint Joseph health care center.

He was born July 30, 1951 in Leavenworth, Kansas. He worked at the Western Regional Diagnostic Corrections Center as a Laundry Manager. He enjoyed collecting Edison record players, and he was a Catholic.

Michael was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Sue Wright, father, Wayne Sparks, mother, Jean (Elmer) Wright, and a brother, Patrick Wright.

 He is survived by son, Matthew (Amber) Wright of Saint Joseph, Missouri, brothers, Danny (Debbie) Wright and Billy Wright, and sisters; Mary Ward and Rita Wright all of Leavenworth, Kansas.

The family will receive friends from 6-7 p.m., on Wednesday at the Rupp Funeral Home with a Memorial Service following at 7 p.m.,  at the Rupp Funeral Home. He will be cremated under the direction of the Rupp Funeral Home. Online condolence and obituary at www.ruppfuneral.com