Obituary and Condolences

Donovan D. "Silver Bullet" Wright

September 10, 1934 November 30, 2018
Donovan  D. "Silver Bullet" Wright
There are condolences waiting approval on Donovan 's Tribute wall
Obituary for Donovan D. "Silver Bullet" Wright

Donovan D. “Silver Bullet” Wright, 84, of West Branch, died Friday, November 30, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.

Visitation will be held Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at The Kirkwood Room, 515 Kirkwood Avenue (next door to Lensing Funeral Service).

A second visitation will be held Friday from 9:00 to 11:00 am at Murdoch Funeral Home, 511 Main Street in Central City. Funeral services with military rites will begin at 11:00 am Friday at the funeral home.

Burial will follow in the Mt. Clark Cemetery in Central City.

Born September 10, 1934 in Central City, Iowa, the son of Orville and Augusta (Baldwin) Wright, Donovan grew up in Central City. Graduating from Central City High School, he served in the US Army during the Korean War. Returning home, he completed his training and worked for the Iowa Highway Patrol / Iowa State Patrol for 30 years – retiring in 1996. Donovan later worked as a jail transport driver for the Cedar County Sheriff’s Department.

Donovan is survived by a son, Brian Wright of Muscatine; a daughter in law, Christine Phillips of Iowa City and two grandchildren, Liz Phillips and Sean Phillips, both of Iowa City; brothers, Keith Wright (Judy) of Prairieville, Wisconsin, Lonnie Wright of Garnavillo and Ronnie Wright of Cresco and many nieces and nephews.

Donovan was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Merle “Butch” Wright,
a sister and brother in law, Dixie & Leon Kelchen, his significant other, Donna Phillips, a son in law, Jay Phillips and a sister in law, Dorothy Wright.


Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

6

Dec

4:00 PM 12/6/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/6/2018 7:00:00 PM
The Kirkwood Room at Governor's Ridge

515 Kirkwood Avenue
Iowa City, IA 52240

The Kirkwood Room at Governor's Ridge
515 Kirkwood Avenue Iowa City 52240 IA
United States

Visitation

Friday

7

Dec

9:00 AM 12/7/2018 9:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 12/7/2018 11:00:00 AM
Murdoch Funeral Home

511 Main Street
Central City, Iowa 52214

Murdoch Funeral Home
511 Main Street Central City 52214 Iowa
United States

Service

Friday

7

Dec

11:00 AM 12/7/2018 11:00:00 AM
Murdoch Funeral Home

511 Main Street
Central City, Iowa 52214

Military rites will follow the funeral service at the funeral home.

Murdoch Funeral Home
511 Main Street Central City 52214 Iowa
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...