Kevin S. Wright (1983 - 2014)
Kevin S. Wright, 31, passed away on Saturday, April 26, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was born April 8, 1983 in Yuma, AZ to Jayne and Robert Wright. Kevin was a member of Yuma Taekwondo and earned his Senior Red Belt in June 2000. He was a member of the Boys Scouts of America and achieved the Eagle Scout rank on May 15, 2001. After graduating from Yuma High School, Kevin attended AWC and graduated with an Associates of Arts Degree. In December of 2007, Kevin graduated from ASU with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts. His last place of employment was with Diamond Nexus as a Jewelry Finisher. Kevin had a passion for cars and loved to work on his 1968 Mustang. Since moving to Wisconsin, his love for cycling and the outdoors inspired him to join the Wisconsin Bike Fed organization, whose mission is to make cycling safe and fun, and to make Wisconsin one of the best places in the world to ride a bike. Kevin volunteered his time working to clean up the mountain-biking trails in the Milwaukee area.
Kevin is survived by his father, Robert B. Wright; mother, Jayne H. Wright; brother, Robert J. (Kimberly) Wright; fiancée, Leah Vollmer; uncles, Morgan (Beverly) Wright and Eric (Laura) Noll; aunt, Elyse Reed; grandparents, Jay and Helen Noll; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Eugene M. Wright Sr. and grandmother, Nellie M. Wright.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 officiated by Pastor Mark Johnson at Christ Lutheran Church, 2555 S. Engler Avenue, Yuma. His final resting place will be at Desert Lawn Memorial Park in Yuma. Memorials may be sent to Christ Lutheran Churc
Arrangements under the direction of Johnson Mortuary & Desert Lawn Memorial Park, Yuma, AZ.