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WALLACE ADRIAN WRIGHT, CO-FOUNDER OF BANK AND EX-REALTORS CHIEF, DIES

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A former president of the Salt Lake Board of Realtors and co-founder of Beehive State Bank died Nov. 15.

Wallace Adrian Wright, 88, passed away at his home with family present.Mr. Wright, a past director of the Utah Association of Realtors, became a real estate agent and broker in 1947. He worked with Main Realty, was broker and partner with Wright-Wirthlin Realty, and later founded W. Adrian Wright Realtors.

Mr. Wright, an alumnus of Utah State Agricultural College, was also a director of Commercial Security Bank and Key Bank, and served as president of the Utah State Retirement Board.

Funeral services for Mr. Wright are scheduled for noon Wednesday at the Monument Park 1st and 2nd Ward LDS Chapel, 1005 South 2000 East. Friends and family may call Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Larkin Mortuary, 260 East South Temple, and Wednesday at the ward one hour prior to services.

Interment will be in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.