Lynn Ronald Wright, 78, husband, father, father-in-law and grandfather, died Sunday, June 9, 1991, in the loving presence of his family at the VA Hospital.
He was born May 18, 1913, in Park City, Utah, a son of Jebze and Ada Packard Wright. After the early death of his father he helped support his family. As a Sea Bee welder at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, he was awarded a citation for efficient action, untiring and disregard of personal safety. He married Clara Rasmussen in Grass Valley, California in 1935. Their son, Lynn Ronald was born June 8, 1936. He only lived for one hour. Clara died in 1943. Lynn was appointed a High Priest at the age of 21. Served in two bishoprics in Grass Valley. He also served as a teacher and a Scoutmaster, and loved to sing in the ward choir. Lynn served a mission in Norway, 1947-1948, where he met Bjorg Bruun. They were married in the Salt Lake Temple, May 28, 1948. Lynn enjoyed photography, all kinds of sports, and loved the mountains.He is survived by his wife, Bjorg; son, Lynn Ronald, III and his wife, Beth; son, Erik Bruun; daughter, Ann Kristin and her husband, George A. Wall, and their two children, Nicole Corinne and Vanessa Karin, who were the light and joy of his life; and his buddy, Max the cat.
Funeral services will be held Friday, June 14th, 12 Noon, Colonial Hills 2nd Ward, 1455 South 17th East, where friends may call one hour prior to services. Interment, Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park. Funeral directors, Larkin Mortuary.
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