Passed away peacefully on April1, 2012 at Franklin Gardens Nursing Home at 93 years of age. Son of the late Dave and Nina Wright. Dearest brother of Vera and late Wilfred Zettel and the late Don and Ken Wright. Beloved husband of the late Ann Wright-1988 (nee Fick). Dear father of Evelyn and the late Charles Croft (2012),  Shirley and Clayton Shepley, and Gord and Barb Wright. Treasured grandfather of Arlene and Mike Reaume, Laurie and Ken Bissonnette, Ken and Monique Croft, Sharon and Steve Mickle, Paul and Donna Shepley, Rodney and Dionne Shepley, Tammy O’Neil and Pat Thompson, David Wright and Amy, Tina Griffin and Tim, Ted and Ann Kircos. Great-grandfather of 35 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great-grandchildren. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Click was the Founder of the Northridge Dairy Freez in 1954 and the founder of the Ryecrest Hunt Club in South River. Click was a longtime member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 201 Essex. He was an avid outdoorsman and was a great family man. Special thanks to the entire staff at Franklin Gardens in Leamington for your love and exceptional care of our dad. Click is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. N, Essex on Tuesday 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be conducted from the funeral home on Thursday at 11 a.m.  with Linda Blair officiating. Interment to follow at Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville. Donations may be made to the Franklin Gardens Nursing Home.  You may send condolences, light candles or view Click’s Life Tribute Video online at

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