Austin A. Wright, 95, Vero Beach

Austin A. Wright, 95, of Vero Beach, died Thursday, May 19 at Palm Garden of Vero Beach.

He was born July 23, 1915, in Hightstown, N.J., and had been a resident of Vero Beach for nine years, coming from his birthplace.

He was a resident of Seaside Park, Ocean County, NJ from 1947-2003.

Wright was a retired Insurance agent for Prudential.

He was a member and Deacon of the First Baptist Church in Hightstown, N.J., and was a Mason and member of the Tall Cedars of Lebanon.

Survivors include his two sons, Robert Wright, of Chelmsford, Mass., Donald Wright, of Sebastian; five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his wife, Mary Wright, son Austin Wright, III and sister, Janet Leary.

At the request of the family, a service will be held at a later date in N.J.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Thomas S. Lowther Funeral Home and Crematory, Vero Beach.

A guest book may be signed at

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