Elwyn J. Rigg, 97, passed away June 26, 2004, in Pueblo, Colorado. Survived by his wife, Ruth Elizabeth Rigg; son, Ronald (Michiko) Rigg of Arvada, Colo.; grandchildren, Kimberly (Jonathan) Kobayashi, Randy (Vicki) Rigg, Danelle (Arden) Hodgins, Kelly (Kari) Rigg, Richard Rigg, Kevin (Darla) Rigg and Terry Rigg; and twelve great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by wives, Grace J. Rigg on Dec. 3, 1985, and Gladys J. Rigg; and son, Kenneth Rigg in 1996. Elwyn was born April 27, 1907, in Queen City, Mo. He retired from the Open Hearth Mill at C.F.&I. and was a member of Park Hill Christian Church. Viewing at the funeral home Thursday from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. and Friday 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Funeral service will be held 4 p.m. Friday, July 2, 2004, at Park Hill Christian Church, 1401 E. 7th St., with Pastor Charlene Nimmo officiating. Private family interment, Mountain View Cemetery. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. Name: Deborrah Bedard
    E-mail: toosdae@cox.net
    Telephone: (602) 793-9077
    Elwyn J. Rigg
    Born in Queen City, Missouri on Apr. 27, 1907
    Departed on Jun. 25, 2004 and resided in Pueblo, CO.

    Visitation: Thursday Jul. 1, 2004 & Friday Jul. 2, 2004
    Service: Friday Jul. 2, 2004
    Cemetery: Mountain View Cemetery of Pueblo
    trying to contact you w/condolances.
    Debi Lander
    (480) 659-9023 or
    (602) 793-9077


  2. I am trying to find your grand-son. Richard, who was a dear friend @ Pomona HS.
    Please call (602) 793-9077

  3. We at H&R Block extend our sincere sympathy to the family of Elwyn J. Rigg. It was our pleasure and honor to know this fine gentleman and we hold him and his grieving family in our prayers.

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