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Robert P. "Bobby" Wright

March 21, 1942 - June 14, 2017
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WRIGHT, Robert P. "Bobby", 75, of Sandston, passed away on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Robert served in the United States Air Force and retired from the Columbia Pipe Line after 36 years. He was an avid VCU Rams basketball fan and loved attending the games. He was preceded in death by his brother Allen Kent Wright and infant son Vincent Wade Wright. Left to cherish his memory is his wife Margaret Wright of 55 years, children; Robert Keil Wright (Michele), Patrick C. Wright, Allen Wade Wright, grandchildren; Amanda, Ryan, Wade, brother; Neale P. Wright (Edrie) and sister; Carol W. Groome. A memorial service will be held at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave., Richmond, Va. 23231 on Sunday, June 18 at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the VCU Athletic Fund at www.support.VCU.edu/give/athletics. Online condolences may be left at www.nelsencares.com.

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"I was saddened to hear of Bobby's passing. He was a great friend to my mom and dad, and I always enjoyed talking with him. He will be missed." Steve Buchanan (Haymarket, VA)

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