HARRY OBED WRIGHT JR. Waimea, Kaua`i - Harry Obed Wright Jr. passed peacefully on Sunday, November 1, 2015 at his home in Waimea after a courageous fight with cancer. He was 76 years of age. Harry is predeceased by his parents, Harry Obed Wright Sr. (aka Obed Kekuewa) and Eliza Keli'iokalani Keoho. Harry is lovingly remembered by his sister Kaiu Blossom of Los Angeles; and many loving nieces and nephews. Born on April 22, 1939 in Keauhou, South Kona (HI), Harry was hanai by Louisa (Oba) and William Koki. He attended St. Patrick's Catholic School and Kaimuki High School. He served in the US Armed Forces and became a certified Master Mechanic. Upon discharge he worked for General Motors in Honolulu, specializing in luxury automotive repair. Harry enjoyed fishing, playing the ukulele, singing, and spending time with his friends and family. A private memorial service for family will be held at a later date. Fondest Aloha.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased