Steven Joseph Wright, Jr., 35, of Torrington, CT passed away Sunday September 18, 2022 from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.
Born in New Bedford, the son of Steven J. and Cathy M. (DuCharme) Wright, he lived in Wareham for most of his life before moving to Connecticut four years ago.
Steven was employed as an inventory control manager at Restaurant Depot in Waterbury, CT. He had also worked at Vel’s Restaurant in Wareham for many years.
He was a graduate of Wareham High School and received a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise and Health Sciences from Becker College. He later attended Arkansas State University.
Steven was an avid sports fan, who enjoyed all types of sports but especially baseball. He also enjoyed golfing with his brother and his college buddies. Most importantly, however, was the love he had for his daughter, whom he loved playing with and being with whenever he could.
In addition to his parents, Steve and Cathy, he leaves his loving daughter, Stevie Josephine Wright; the love of his life, Makenzie Nelson; his siblings, John Wright, Thomas Wright, and Kendra Wright; his grandparents, Ralph and Barbara Wright, and Elaine DuCharme; his nephew, Carson; and aunts, uncles, and cousins.
He was predeceased by his grandfather Jean Charles DuCharme.
His memorial visitation will be held on Friday September 30th from 4-7 PM at the Saunders-Dwyer Mattapoisett Home for Funerals, 50 County Road, Route 6, Mattapoisett. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Steven Wright Family Fund, https://gofund.me/4e254577. For online condolence book, please visit www.saundersdwyer.com.