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James Leroy Wright

James Leroy Wright, 79, of Moore, Idaho passed away Thursday, April 16, 2020.

Jim was born January 10, 1941 in Yankton, South Dakota to George A. and Lilian Stroller Wright. He was raised and received his education in Sioux City, Iowa, graduating in 1959 from East High School.

In 1961 he married Mary Boyum Wright. They had a son Nick and a daughter Linda. Jim was a machinist by trade and retired from Prince Manufacturing after forty one years, retiring in 2003. At that time he and Mary moved to Moore, Idaho where they enjoyed the mountains.

Jim loved hunting, fishing, and to be outdoors gardening and doing yard work.

Surviving is his son Nick and eight grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Mary, his daughter Linda and his canine companions Spud and Mojo.

Jim will be laid to rest at Memorial Park Cemetery in Sioux City next to Mary and their daughter Linda.

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