Robert "Bob" Wright, 82, of St. Joseph, passed away, Nov. 25, 2019.

Bob was born Feb. 7, 1937, in Cameron, Missouri, to Dwayne Francis and Blanch (Lamb) Wright.

He graduated from Central High School.

Bob worked as a plumber; retiring from Industrial Plumbing and Heating, and the St. Joseph School District.

He had previously owned and operated Wright's Service Station.

He was a member of Grace Evangelical Church, and Local #45 Plumbers and Pipe-fitters.

Bob married Jeanne Jobes, on July 1, 1960, in St. Joseph.

Survivors include: his wife, Jeanne; son, Marty Wright (Sherri); daughter, Chris Bradley (Eddie); three grandchildren: Justine Cornelius, Aaron Wright and Blake Bradley; other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by: his parents; and a brother, Bill Wright.

Bob enjoyed cars and spending time with his family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Grace Evangelical Scholarship Fund.

The family gives special thanks to Mosaic Hospice for their outstanding care and compassion.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, at Grace Evangelical Church. As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.