Scott Wright, 46, of Sandy, Ore., died unexpectedly at Kaiser Hospital March 7. He was born in Vallejo to Roy R. and Barbara H. Wright. He was twin to Jon Wright. When his children were in high school, Scott enjoyed fund raising for their various international trips. Since 1998 Scott has owned and operated Servicemaster of Gresham with his wife, Carol, who survives him. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his parents, Roy and Barbara Wright of Gresham, Orel, two sisters, Diane Wright of Vancouver, Wash., and Judy Good of Gresham; two brothers, Fred Wright of Gresham and Jon Wright of Concepcion, Chile. Also surviving him are his four children, stepson Joshua James of Vancouver, Wash., Will Wright of Vancouver, Wash., Cherilyn Wright of Portland, Orel, and Krystal Perry of Sacramento. Scott had six grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews, several great nieces and nephews and a host of friends. The funeral will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. in the gymnasium of Hollydale Elementary School, 505 SW Birdsdale in Gresham. Interment will be at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Gresham. Visitation will be Friday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Bateman Carroll Funeral Chapel, 520 W. Powell Blvd., in Gresham, OR 97030.
PORTLAND, Ore. – Gregory E. Bingham, 41, born, reared and educated in Napa, passed away Aug. 13 at University Hospital South while awaiting a liver transplant. The Napa High graduate and Napa Community College attendee was a real estate salesman and also a tour guide for Napa County wineries. In 1993, he moved to Oregon. A very gentle and sweet man, Greg had a great love for music, drag racing, fishing with his middle daughter and his motorcycle. He was a member of the Cascade Blues Association and, enjoying everything around him, he had a real zest for life! Greg is survived by his daughters, Kelly M. and Lisa K. Bingham of Portland, and Jennifer A. Bingham of Napa; parents, James and Billie Bingham of Napa, fiancée, Jackie M. Blodgett of Oregon City, Ore., sister, Linda L. Stevens of Concord; brothers, Donald J., Barry Al, and Kevin D., Bingham, all of Napa; and several nieces and nephews. A rosary and vigil service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Richard Pierce Funeral Service, 1660 Silverado Trail, with the Rev. Father Robert Castro officiating. Private inurnment will be at St. Helena Cemetery. No visitation is planned at the mortuary. Greg’s memory would be enhanced by others becoming involved in the organ donor program. In keeping with Greg’s concern for the homeless, memorial contributions may be made to The Table, in care of First Presbyterian Church, 1333 Third St., Napa, 94558, in lieu of flowers.