Bruce S. Wright
HOPKINTON: Bruce S. Wright, 57, of Hopkinton, a former longtime resident of Framingham, died peacefully Monday June 25, 2018 at his home after a brief illness. He was the loving partner of Maria S. Colella for 17 years.
Born in Framingham, he was the son of Jean F. (Gavigan) of Framingham and the late Raymond Wright. Bruce worked as a printer at several local print and graphics shops including the former Natick Center Graphics and Sir Speedy in Marlborough and Westborough. He was a former Exalted Ruler of the Framingham Elks Lodge, serving 2 terms and also held a membership in the Natick American Legion Post #107. An accomplished softball player, Bruce played for the Framingham Elks team in the Framingham Slow Pitch Softball League, and enjoyed following the Boston Red Sox and Boston Bruins. He loved boating and fishing at Onset on the Cape.
In addition to Maria and his mother, Bruce is survived by 2 brothers: Raymond Wright & his wife Arlene of Clinton and Christopher Wright & partner Debi Campbell of Milford; 3 nieces: Olivia, Kelly and Julie Wright and a nephew: Kevin Wright, as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday July 6 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church, 20 Church Street, Hopkinton. Urn burial will follow in St. Tarcisius Cemetery, Winthrop St., Framingham. There are no funeral home visiting hours. The family suggests memorial gifts be made in Bruce's name to: the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA. 01701. For memorial page and further information, please visit www.boylebrothers.com.