Jeffery E. Wright, 62, of Newport, lost his battle against cancer on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at Claremont Nursing and Rahabilitation in Carlisle. He was born February 21, 1956 to the late Robert and Joan (Bubb) Wright. He was a veteran of the US Army. He is survived by his son, Michael Gabert of New York; daughter, Wendy Sorgi of Hummelstown; brothers, Steven Wright of Liverpool and Ed Wright of Newport; sister, Barbara Wright Gabert of Elliottsburg and grandson, Aaryn Redman. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Lori Reigle.
Services will be private. In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, memorial contributions are requested to Perry County Animal Rescue, 507 Sugar Run Road, Millerstown, PA 1762.