Charles Wright

Obituary of Charles Wright


On December 30, 2017 at North York General Hospital in his 88th year.  Charlie, beloved husband of Norma (nee Daniels) for 59 years.  Loving father of David (Dori) and Kim Colwill (Scott). Proud grandfather of Iain, Myles and Glen.  Dear brother of Marie Cuthbert (the late Robert), Robin (Kay), the late George, and brother-in-law of Sandra Fisher (the late Paul).  Lovingly remembered by his nephews, nieces and their families. Born in Vermillion, Alberta, Charlie retired as Director of Taxation after over 30 years at Manulife Financial. He was an avid gardener, nature and wildlife enthusiast, who loved and inspired his family above all.  A private family service and burial will be held.  A Celebration of Life will be held in late April 2018. In lieu of flowers donations to The Nature Conservancy of Canada, Rhino Conservation at The Toronto Zoo, The Canadian Wildlife Federation, or a nature conservation charity of your choice would be appreciated.  Condolences