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“R.I.P. Cousin Ronnie. I Never Got The Chance To Meet You But I Heard A lot Of Good Things About You. Fly Sweetie! You're An Angel Now. Much Love To...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Tara L. Wright - Cleveland, OH

“Ron was a very nice guy, he worked at Little tikes for month maybe he was the sweetest guy. He was very fun to talk to and always made you smile. He...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Kaity Mastrodonato - Akron, OH

“I was deeply saddened to hear of Ronnie's passing. He was a great guy and a pleasure to work with at Twinsburg Stamping. I will always remember his...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Rev. Aaron Brown Jr. - Eastlake, OH

4 of 16 | Posted by: charles d clay - akron, OH

“Ronnie was a good friend in high school and the memories will never fade. May Jesus continue to bless all those Ronnie came in contact with. ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: William Terrell - Fayetteville, GA

“Our prayers are with the family. We are so sorry for your loss. Marty, my Mom Juanita Hunter sends her condolences and love to you and the entire...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Frank and Janell Rock - Kent, OH

“My prayers go out the family of Ron. It was a pleasure to know and work with him, he was a well liked and well respected person and I know he will be...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Richie Jones - ravenna, OH

“A gentle giant and a life time friend. May the Wright family find peace knowing To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. Sleep...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: LaVerne Jackson - Chapel Hill, NC

“As I read through these memories of Ronnie, I see that he has touched the lives of many. I started at Twinsburg Stamping with him, and we befriended...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: DeDe Farnsworth - Atwater, OH

“My prayers go out to the family. He was a very respectable and friendly man. I know he will be missed. God bless his family. ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Adrienne Caffee - Twinsburg, OH

“The Wright Family, Ronnie was one of by big brothers during childhood, since we lived near the Wright Family. Also, he attended high school at...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Darlene Clayton - Akron, OH

“My prayers go out to the family of a good man that I had the pleasure of knowing during my high school years,although I have not seen him since then...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Donny Rodgers - Akron, OH

“I was blessed to have known and worked with Ronnie, a wonderful man. My prayers go out to his family and and everyone who has been touched by...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Kimara Spencer - Cleveland, OH

“Rest in paradise my friend. I'll always have fond memories of the class of 77 at Central-Hower and the Icebergs. You were a friend! ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Pam Pringle -Wellington - OH

“May the God of all comfort help your family to endure during this time of grief. my condolences to the family and friends. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: JAMES LONG

“Family of my dear friend Ronnie. There aren't enough words to express my my breaking heart to hear of your loss. I will cherish the fond memories of...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Renee (Idley) Wilson - Akron, OH

Ronald S. Wright, 53, of Kent, died Friday, February 17, 2012 at Akron City Hospital Medical Center.

He was born July 9, 1958 in Detroit, MI to William and Josie (Reddick) Wright. He served 14 years in the Army during Grenada, Panama and the Persian Gulf War. Ron worked as a Corrections/Detention Officer for the City of Kent and Portage County Sheriffs Department. He also was a crane operator at Chrysler in Twinsburg and a tow motor operator for Gojo Industries in Cuyahoga Falls. He was an excellent athlete playing football, track and wrestling. Ron was a handyman that could fix anything. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Marlene (Meredith) Wright; daughters, Alanna Wright of Brimfield and Ralise Wright of Kent; grandchildren, Davion Wright, Trinity Rakes, Marcus Turnage, Ronald Turnage and Malaya Turnage; brothers, Vincent Wright of Akron and William Stanley Wright of Akron; sisters, Joanne Wright of Surprise, AZ, Marion (Thomas Evans) Wright of Akron, Leslie Wright of Akron, Denita (Gary Oliver) Wright of Akron and Jody Hunt of Akron; a host of nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Josie Wright; and brother, Anthony Wright.

Calling hours will be held 12-1 PM Saturday, February 25th at Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory in Kent, where funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Saturday, February 25th. Burial will be held at Standing Rock Cemetery, 12:00 PM Monday, February 27, 2012.