Ralph C. Wright III

Ralph Wright picWOOLWICH - Ralph C. Wright, III of Woolwich and Springfield passed away on April 17, 2019, after a long courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by family and friends.

He was born Nov. 22, 1945, in Bath, Maine, the son of late Helen and Ralph Wright, Jr. He leaves behind sisters Sharon and Lori and a brother Robert and their spouses. On May 23, 2003, he married Virginia Hovey, who survives.

During his life, Ralph worked in construction for many contractors as well as himself. He also milled wood and cut fire wood. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed ATVing, hunting and fishing and boating. He especially enjoyed his second “HOME” in Springfield, Maine. He could always be found out in his “shop” hanging out with the boys after work swapping stories.

Ralph leaves behind daughters Theresa and her husband Wayne, Tammy, Ann and her husband John, Robin, and Anita as well as many grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life will be held at the Taste of Maine in Woolwich on Saturday, May 4th from 1 to 4 pm.  A private committal will be held at Laurel Grove Cemetery on May 5th.