Obituary for Kenneth E. Wright

Written by on September 3, 2021

Kenneth E. Wright age 86 of Forest, passed away at Bridge Hospice Findlay Care Center on September 2, 2021.  He was born on March 20, 1935 to Glenn D. and Ethel W. (Drew) Wright in Hancock County. 

Surviving are his wife Janice (Musgrave) Wright who he married on July 2, 1954, his children Kevin (Teresa) Wright of Dover, Tammy (Gene) Beidelschies of Forest, grandchildren Tricia (Clayton) Allen, Brenda (Michael) Sullivan, Brian (Andrew Kyprianou) Rodabaugh, Kenna Rae Brown, Kyle (Arielle) Rodabaugh, 15 great grandchildren and brother Charles Wright of Forest.  Kenneth is preceded in death by a great grandchild Shyanne Brown and siblings Karl Wright, Donald Wright, Mervin Wright, Robert Wright and Harold Wright. 

Kenneth was a graduate of Forest High School class of 1953.  He worked for Imperial Cup/International Paper in Kenton and was a former member of the Kenton Moose Lodge.  Kenneth enjoyed playing fast pitch softball traveling league in Upper Sandusky, following NASCAR, casinos, traveling and watching buzzards soar.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday September 7, 2021 from 10:00 – 11:00 am with a funeral service starting at 11:00am at Clark Shields Funeral Home, Forest with the Reverend Rex Roth officiating.  Casual attire is encouraged.  Burial will follow at Hueston Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to Forest Jackson Public Library, Bridge Hospice or charity of donor’s choice in care of Clark Shields Funeral Home 301 S. Patterson St. Forest, OH 45843.  To extend a condolence or share a memory visit

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