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Toft Funeral Home and Crematory
2001 Columbus Ave
Sandusky, OH 44870
Phone: 419-625-8816

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Mark "Uncle Mark" Wright, Sr.

Mark "Uncle Mark" Wright, Sr., 52, of Sandusky, passed away early Friday morning, August 3, 2012 at his home.

He was born on July 21, 1960 in Sandusky to the late Lee Ella (Evans) Wright and Elaie Lanier.

Mark attended Sandusky High School. He worked at Elyria Foundry and Sandusky Plastics.

He enjoyed fishing, working on cars, playing the Ohio Lottery, and spending time with his family and friends.

Mark is survived by his fiancée, Karen Ellis; sisters, Delores (Sidney) Aaron and Patricia (Gerald) White; brother, Calvin (Leticia) Wright; step-sister, Pam McIntosh; step-brother, Timmy Lanier; grandson, Orion Ridgeway; special aunt and uncle, Mattie and Samuel Irby; many nieces, nephews, and cousins; goddaughter, Aaliyah Frazier; and special friends, Freeman Hunter and Ernest Frazier.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Rev. Curtis Wright, Jr.; maternal grandparents, Edwena and Charlie Richey; and aunt and uncle, Pearlie and Milton McDonald.

Friends may call on Wednesday, August 8, 2012 from 11 A.M. until time of funeral services at 1 P.M. at Eagle's Nest Church, 2126 Pipe St., Sandusky. Rev. Darrell Gant will officiate. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery. Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be shared at

The family would like to thank Stein Hospice, Dr. Seth Ruggles, and Rev. Darrell Gant for their love and support.