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In Loving Memory of

Stuart A. Wright

1939-2021

Obituary of Stuart A. Wright

In the early morning hours on Monday, May 24, 2021, Stuart passed away at the Greater Niagara General Hospital, at the age of 81. He has been reunited with his beloved wife Donna (2010). A loving father of Christine (Dave) Gava and Colleen (Jay) Jenkins. Proud Grandpa of Garrett, Katie (Matt), AJ (Illiana), Nicky, Tanner, and Great-Grandpa of Alena. Dear brother of Sharon (Al) Robertson. Stuart will be missed by many nieces, nephews and extended members of the Waters family. Stuart was predeceased by his parents Robert and Marcella, sisters Catherine and Doris, brother Tom, and recently by his grandson Mitchell.

A lifelong resident of Niagara Falls, Stuart dedicated many years working for General Motors as a millwright. He happily took on an early retirement, which gave him many years to focus on his greatest passion; which was building custom Hot Rods and classic cars. He loved Tuesday nights “Cruisin’ on the Q” and hosting many “Wednesday Party Days” in the garage. He was a member of the Fallsview Hose Brigade, a frequent visitor at car shows, and he enjoyed weekly bowling throughout the years. Stuart will be fondly remembered by many friends and fellow Hot Rodders.

A special thank you to the staff of Cavendish Manor, his medical team at the GNGH, and to Krystal, for providing great care to Stuart throughout his final days and to our family during this difficult time.

In accordance with Stuart’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A Celebration of his life will be held at a later date when a gathering of family and friends is permissible. Arrangements are entrusted with Essentials Cremation and Burial Services (905-354-2133). Memorial donations in memory of Stuart may be given to the Parkinson Society of Canada. Online Condolences may be shared on Stuart's tribute page found at EssentialsNiagara.com.

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Sharon Custers
18 days ago

Christine and Colleen and your families

Deepest sympathy in your loss .

We had many good laughs with your parents.

Ben and Sharon Custers and Cindy

Pat Madigan
20 days ago

Dear Christine,Dave so sorry for your loss I remember all the times we had at the garage when I picked Dennis up.We had a great times at the weddings and dances we all went to what a great guy he was.I talked to him in Sept when Dennis passed away my condolences Pat Madigan.

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George Holmes
24 days ago

Our sincere sympathy to all of the Wright family. Stu was a great guy, always happy to greet friends in his garage and willing to help with any car advice needed. He was a great help and mentor to our grandson Alexander in the year they spent re-building his ’64 Corvair. in Stu’s garage – all very happy memories.

Sincerely, Patricia, George and Alexander Holmes

Patrick Griffin
24 days ago

Dear Chris and family,
I am so sorry for the loss of your loved ones. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Judy Gunter
24 days ago

Words are never enough. Love and peace for the family. Love you Colleen.

Georgina, Aline, Russell and Donald Brown
25 days ago

Dear Christine Colleen and family
Our sincerest sympathy from the Brown family
We wish to send our heartfelt sympathy to you and your family at this time of sorrow
With love, Georgina, Aline, Russell and Donald Brown

Tecla and Mary Bordin
26 days ago

Sending our condolences to Christine and Dave and the families, our thoughts and prayers are with you all ❤️

Greg Rankin
26 days ago

Christine &Dave and the your family, So sorry for your loss,,

Love Marc and Diane Pouliot
26 days ago

Marc and Diane are thinking of the family at this very difficult time

Al &Cathy Norkett
26 days ago

our sincere condolences to Stewy s family. .was a great guy.

Howard & Thelma
26 days ago

Christine Coleen and family our sincere colondences
On the loss of your Father. He was a great man and good
Friend and will be deeply missed.

Gina McNeely
26 days ago

I’m soo sorry for all of you! I was lucky to meet my sweet friends dad at her wedding! He will be missed! And prayers for all of you!

Lorie Riley
26 days ago

To Christine, Colleen and families, I’m so sorry for your loss. Uncle Stu was a wonderful man. I have many great memories of him. He will be missed by many.

Anne & John
26 days ago

Our condolences to the family
We spent many Tuesday nights chatting with “Stewie” on the Q and I always enjoyed seeing him in the pharmacy. He will be missed, wishing you strength in the days ahead and many fond memories. Anne & John

Lori mackenzie
26 days ago

To Chris, Colleen and family
I’m so sorry for your loss. Your dad was a great man and like a second father to me growing up. He will forever be fondly remembered and missed.

Jim and Heather Waters
26 days ago

Christine, Colleen, and families. Our deepest condolences on your loss.

Wendy Hope
26 days ago

So sorry for the loss of your father Chris & Family

Liz Gillies
26 days ago

Christine and Colleen and families I very sorry to hear of your dads passing
You are in my thoughts
Liz ( Robertson) Gillies

Chris and Yvan Royer
26 days ago

Chris, Colleen and families, so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Lynn Rozon
26 days ago

So srry for your loss

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