Michael E. Wright, 54, of Clinton, Mo., died Sunday, May 23, 2004, at his home in Clinton. Memorial services will be 11 a.m., Wednesday at Vansant-Mills Chapel, Clinton. Family will receive friends 1/2 hour before the service. Family suggests contributions to Twin Lakes Hospice, Clinton, or Eagles Lodge, Clinton, and may be left at the funeral home. Arrangements Vansaat-Mills Funeral Horne (660) 885-2021.
He was born in Fort Scott, Kan. He worked in commercial construction. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge, Clinton, and the Moose Lodge, Kansas City, Mo.
He is survived by Betty Duke, of the home; one daughter, Michelle Kimmell, Nevada; two sons, Mark Duke, Bouton, Iowa, and Mitch Duke of Houston, Texas; four sisters, Joyce Johnson, Farber, Mo., Leana Worthington, Osage Beach, Mo., Shirley Imai and Debbie Savage, all of Ottawa, Kan.; and one brother, Art Wright, Blue Springs, Mo.