Julie Ann Wright of Paris, MI passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids at the age of 43. She was born in Reed City on July 29, 1969, the daughter of Gary and Barbara Halladay.
Julie graduated from Reed City High School in 1987. She attended Baker College in Cadillac. Julie married Michael Wright on February 14, 2004. She worked at home as a freelance writer and transcriptionist. Julie was one of the coaches for the younger Spirit Squad in Big Rapids, the treasurer for Boy Scout Troop #74 and had a lot of involvement with the Young Champions in Big Rapids. Julie focused on the needs of others before her own, and participated in many charity groups like Santa’s Helpers.