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January 21, 2013

Robert E. Wright

Robert E. Wright

ANDES — Robert E. Wright, 75, passed away Jan. 18, 2013, at his son’s home, Mark Wright.

He was born Nov. 23, 1937, the son of Robertson and Mildred (Baufy) Wright.

He graduated from Ithaca College for Physical Education and taught phys ed at Andes School, was the basketball coach at Andes School and was a school bus driver there for many years. He had been a football coach at Laurens Central School.

Survivors include a sister, Ann Lutsenhizer of Huntingdon, Pa.; a son, Mark (Raina) Wright of Middletown, and their children, Ian, Kiera, Phelan, Skyler and Shyla; daughters, Laura Wright of DeLancey, Leslie (Joe) Pascoe of Little Valley and their children, Ashley, Taylor and Riley.

Visitation and a simple memorial service will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at the Andes United Presbyterian Church, Andes.

Contributions in Robert’s memory may be made to the Andes Emergency Squad.

To send condolences or light a candle visit

Arrangements were entrusted to the Ottman Funeral Home, Cherry Valley.

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