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Thomas Lee Wright
Of Des Moines, Iowa

Thomas L. Wright, age 78, passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Fleur Heights Care Center in Des Moines. He was born the son of Forest and Ilene Wright on November 22, 1940 in Des Moines, Iowa. Thomas proudly served his country in the US Army and was a member of the Elks. He worked for Yellow Freight as a truck driver for over 30 years.

Those left to cherish his memory include his daughters, Julie (Kirk Parker) Venn and Lisa Wright; mother of his children, Naomi Coppick; grandchildren, Christopher (Nicci) Truman, Nicole (Boone) Hutton, Tyler (Courtney Cox) Venn, Cole Potter and Bryce Raso; great-grandchildren, Ryan, Calan, Lyla Rose, Tabitha, Maddyson, Drake, Avery and Ellie; brothers, Billy Joe Wright and Floyd (Kathleen) Wright; and sister, Laura Wright.

Thomas was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Christine Wright; and brothers, Michael and Dennis Wright.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., with Elks Rest to begin at 6:30 p.m., Friday, June 7, 2019 at Hamilton’s Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street, Des Moines.

Memorials contributions are to be designated by the family.

Condolences may be expressed at: www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com

Service Details

Visitation:
Friday, June 7, 2019
5:00 to 7:00 pm
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa
Service:
Friday, June 7, 2019
6:30 pm
Elks Rest
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa
Disposition:
Final Disposition
Cremation
Arrangements:
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

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