HARCOURT, NB – Cecil Wright 78, of Harcourt passed away peacefully at the Moncton City Hospital on Friday, February 8, 2019. Born in Fords Mills, he was the son of the late Malcolm Wright and late Ellavine (Morris) Wright. Before retiring, Cecil worked for Modern Construction. Throughout his life he enjoyed camping and bluegrass festivals.
Cecil will be sadly missed by his life partner Dorothy Beers of 50 years from Harcourt; three sons, Randy, Kenny and Billy; one daughter, Corrie all of Ontario; five stepchildren, Marlene Lewis (Steve) of Moncton, Darlene Fillmore (Rodney) of Beersville, Michael Beers (Kathy) of Mundleville, Harry Beers (Judy) of Moncton, Terry Beers of Moncton and many grandchildren.
He is also survived by his sister, Iva, Harvey Roberts and family of Harcourt.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his aunt Florence Morris that raised him as her own from a young age.
As per Cecil’s request there will be no visitation or funeral service. A burial service will be held in the spring at the Harcourt United Cemetery for the family. In lieu of flowers, donations in Cecil’s memory may be made to the Harcourt United Cemetery Fund and would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements are in care of Thompson’s Funeral Home, Richibucto (523-4252).