Army vet was former owner of the Dog House Restaurant.
Evan Lee “Rocky” Richmond, 66, of Canonsburg, died Saturday, October 24, 2009, in Washington Hospital.
He was born November 11, 1942, in Washington, a son of Enlow Daniel “Jick”쳌 and Margaret Rose Morgan Richmond.
Mr. Richmond attended Penn Commercial after graduating high school. He worked at Jessop Steel, Timberland Restaurant and Friendship Village of South Hills and was the former owner of the Dog House Restaurant.
Mr. Richmond was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of Houston American Legion.
He enjoyed hunting and shooting pool.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia Andrews; two sons, Jason Evan Richmond of Bridgeville and Ryan Lee (Christine) Richmond of Edinburg, Va.; a stepson, David Andrews; a stepdaughter, Julie (John) Liles; a brother, Daniel M. (Iris) Richmond of Wellington, Fla.; and four grandchildren, Emilee M. Richmond, Chelsea Andrews, Christian Liles and Emma Liles.
Deceased are his parents, Enlow Daniel (Jick)쳌 Richmond and Margaret Rose Morgan Richmond.
Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, October 29,2009. Burial will follow in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Bridgeville. Military rites will be accorded by Houston Post 902, of the American Legion and James Perry Post 191, Veterans of Foreign War.
Friends of Harold Rice “ Howdy “ Richmond, 92, of Washington, who died Saturday, will be received from 7 to 9 pm Sunday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm Monday in the William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, where services will be held on Tuesday, November 16, 2004, at 1:00pm, Pastor Floyd Marasco officiating. Interment will follow in the Washington Cemetery.
(June 27, 1921 – November 1, 2004)
Friends of Jane Lucille Eckert Richmond, of Washington, who died Monday, November 1, 2004, will be received 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, in William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington. Additional visitation will be held 11:30 a.m., to 1:00 p.m., the hour of service, Thursday, November 4, 2004, in Fourth Presbyterian Church, 1000 Jefferson Avenue, Washington, PA. 15301, with the Rev. Dr. Susan Vande Kappelle officiating. Burial to follow inWashington Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Building Fund of Fourth Presbyterian Church.
Friends of Sharon “Colleen” Richmond, 57, of Avella, who died Thursday, December 8, 2005, will be received on Saturday, from 7 to 9 pm, and Sunday, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm, in the William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, where services will be held on Monday, December 12, 2005, at 1:00 pm, Rev. Fred McCloskey officiating. Burial will follow in West Middletown Cemetery. The family is requesting memorial donations to the charity of donors choice.
35-year McGraw-Edison employee was WWII veteran.
Dale Franklin Riggle, 82, of Washington, died Friday, March 10, 2006, in his residence following a three-week illness.
He was born June 14, 1923, in Claysville, a son of Charles Leslie and Ona Susan Hunt Riggle.
Mr. Riggle served in the U.S. Army during World War II, earning the Bronze Star, European-African-Middle Eastern Service Medal, American Service Medal, World War II Victory Medal and Good Conduct Medal.
He worked as a wire winder at McGraw-Edison for 35 years and worked for B-K Video and SDRR Designs.
Mr. Riggle enjoyed woodworking and carpentry work and building picnic tables.
He was Baptist and an 18-year cancer survivor.
In 1960, he married Sarah Veva Fraley, who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Franklin Wayne Riggle of Washington; four daughters, Nancy Jo Spence and Sandra Dale Riggle-Reedy, both of Washington, Debby Jane Hanes of Amity and Becky Sue Riggle of Washington; two brothers, Robert Riggle of Washington and Harold C. (Sam) Riggle of Hickory; eight grandchildren, Michael A. Magnetta, Shelly Ruth Hutchison, Charles “Bo” Earlywine, Russell Clee Hanes, Frederick “Wayne” Reedy, Brennen Patrick Reedy, Sarah Kylie Riggle and Christina Marie Pratt; four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and his first wife, Dorothy Rush Riggle of Washington.
Deceased are a daughter, Linda Jean Earlywine; three brothers, Wayne, Charles and John (Jack) Riggle; a sister, Eleanore Swartz; and two sons-in-law, Frederick E. Reedy and Ralph Clee Hanes.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 13, the time of services with the Rev. Jill Stewart-Moncilovich, PhD., officiating, in William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington. Burial in National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Cecil Township, will be private and at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to Donnell House, 10 Leet Street, Washington, PA 15301.
Friends of Harold C. “ Sam “ Riggle, 80, of Chartiers Township, who died Saturday, August 14, 2010, will be received on Tuesday, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM in the William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Ave., where services will be held on Wednesday, August 18, 2010, at 11:00 AM with Pastor Gary Gibson officiating. Burial will follow in Washington Cemetery. Family is suggesting donations be made to The Donnell House or Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.
Marjorie Faye Riggle, 78, of Washington, died at 5:45 a.m. Sunday, April 29, 2007, in Washington Hospital, following a brief illness.
She was born May 25, 1928, in Washington, a daughter of Perry and Helen Shrontz Bigler.
Mrs. Riggle was a homemaker and a part-time baby sitter.
A graduate of Trinity High School, she previously was a member of Avery United Methodist Church and Lone Pine Christian Church.
Mrs. Riggle enjoyed gardening and was an avid Pirates baseball fan.
On September 5, 1952, she married John Carl Riggle, who died September 25, 1995.
Surviving are a daughter, Karla Sue and husband the Rev. Scott Berkley of Belle Vernon; brothers Carl and Gary Bigler, both of Washington; a brother-in-law, Gaylord Murphy of Canonsburg; sisters Lydia Wonsettler of Vancouver, Wash., Jean Theakston of Washington, Ida McGuane of Wheeling, W.Va., and Mary Franks of Cortland, Ohio; a sister-in-law, Jane Bigler of Washington; three grandchildren, Claire, Marissa and Colin Berkley; and many nieces and nephews.
Deceased are brothers William and Albert Bigler; and sisters Rita Murphy and Edee Bigler.
Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, with the Rev. R. Scott Berkley officiating. Burial will follow in Washington Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Avery United Methodist Church or Lone Pine Christian Church.
Mark Richard Riggle, 36, of Youngsville, North Carolina, formerly of Washington, died Thursday, May 28, 2009.
He was born September 6, 1972, in Washington, a son of Jeanette L. and Harry Ankrom of Washington and the late Richard Frank Riggle.
Mr. Riggle was a graduate of McGuffey High School and Western Area Career and Technology Center. While living in the Washington area he owned and operated Riggle Auto Body and worked at Cessna’s Auto Body. In North Carolina, he was employed by Haddock Collision Service of Wakefield.
Mr. Riggle enjoyed riding quads, Steeler football and fishing.
He was a member of Lone Pine Christian Church.
Surviving, in addition to his parents, are his former wife, Nancy Jane Sayre Polewski, a son, Zachery Marten Riggle; a step-daughter, Chelsey Lyn Polewski (Zachary George); a brother, Michael A. (Mila Jean) Riggle of Washington; a sister, Tammy L. (Dan) Dyer of Deland, Florida; a step-brother, Harry (Karen) Ankrom of Tionesta; and two step-sisters, Carol S. Hewitt of Washington and Grace (Bill) Bardella of Banetown.
Friends will be received Friday from 4 till 9 p.m. in William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 6th. Private burial will be held at a later date.
(September 18, 1933 – August 27, 2009)
Sarah “Veva” Riggle, 75, of Washington, died Wednesday, August 26, 2009, in The Washington Hospital, following a lengthy illness.
She was born September 18, 1933, in Inez, Kentucky, a daughter of John B. and Mary Lou Alta McGinnis Fraley.
Mrs. Riggle had been a waitress at Kozy Cottage and had also worked at B.K. Video, SDRR Design and Albert’s Packing Co.
She was a devoted mother who enjoyed being with family, sewing, cooking, baking, and crafts.
On April 30, 1960, she married Dale Franklin Riggle, who died March 10, 2006.
Surviving are a son, Frank Riggle of Washington; three daughters, Sandra Dale Riggle-Reedy, Debby Jane Hanes, and Becky Sue Riggle; a step-daughter, Nancy Jo Spence, all of Washington; three brothers, Doug Fraley, Ray Fraley and Wally Fraley, all of Washington; four sisters, Elsie Ozarowski, LaVerne Hampe and Sue Maloy, all of Washington, and Ina Boyle of Claysville; five grandchildren, Russell Clee Hanes, Frederick “Wayne” Reedy, Brennen Patrick Reedy, Sarah Kylie Riggle and Christina Marie Pratt; three step-grandchildren, Michael A. Magnetta, Shelly Ruth Hutchison and Charles “Bo” Earlywine; two great-grandchildren, Hunter Reedy and Dakota Reedy; and several step-great grandchildren.
Deceased are a stepdaughter, Linda Riggle-Earlywine; three brothers, Roy, Ray and Meryle Fraley; a sister, Bertha Carroll; and two sons-in-law, Frederick Earl Reedy and Ralph Clee Hanes.
Friends will be received Sunday, August 30th, from 1 till 3 and 5 till 7 p.m., the hour of service, in William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, with Rev. Steve Dunlap officiating. Private inurnment in National Cemetery of the Alleghenies will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Kade Nursing and Rehabilitation, 1198 West Wylie Avenue, Washington PA 15301.
Member of Grove UP Church, its Kitchen Band.
Bertha Mae Riggs, 90, of Weirton, W.Va., formerly of Washington, died at 12:45 a.m. Monday, March 20, 2006, in Weirton Medical Center. She had been in declining health the past six months.
She was born October 17, 1915, in Washington, a daughter of William Litle and Bertha Ely McCrerey.
Mrs. Riggs was a graduate of Washington High School and an active member of Grove United Presbyterian Church and its Kitchen Band.
She had been a waitress at Washington Hospital Hospitality Shoppe.
Mrs. Riggs enjoyed yard work, sewing, crocheting, knitting and gardening.
On May 6, 1938, she married John William Riggs, who died March 12, 1983.
Surviving are a son, William Thomas (Anita) Riggs of Mobile, Ala.; a daughter, Carol Elaine (Ronald) Kohnfelder of Weirton; a brother, William Lloyd McCrerey of Washington; three grandchildren, Vickie Lynn Crain, Richard Allen and William Scott Crain; and two great-grandchildren, Bailey and Hannah Crain.
Deceased are four sisters, Rachael Barr, Gladys Beck, Bernice Ashbrook and Frances Bush, and three brothers, Walter, James and Donald McCrerey.
Friends and family will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 24, with the Rev. Jack Emerick officiating. Burial will follow in Washington Cemetery.