Timothy Wright, 59

Oak Park resident

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Timothy J. Wright, 59, of Oak Park, formerly of Rockford, died on May 2, 2019. Born on July 12, 1959, he was the husband of Janet (nee Arey); the father of Maxwell Wright; the brother of Christine (Larry) Eggan, Peter Wright, and Michael Wright; and the uncle of Laura Wright, Kevin (Maura Seward) Eggan, Emily (Dean) Galanis and Jacob Wright.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Dorothy and Robert and by his brother, Robert.  

Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 9 at 1 p.m. until time of service, 3 p.m., at Oak Park's Drechsler, Brown, & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St., followed by a private interment.  

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Red Cross are appreciated.

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