Florence C. Riggins
Florence C. Riggins, age 79, of Elkton, MD, passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016. Born in Chester, PA, on May 13, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Margaret Glennan Watson.
A homemaker, Mrs. Riggins had worked for many years in the family business, Margie’s Hoagie Shop, Woodlyn, PA. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Elkton, and former member of St. John Fisher Church, Boothwyn, PA. Mrs. Riggins had been a Girl Scout leader and loved flower and vegetable gardening. She also enjoyed fishing, sewing, roller skating, and dancing.
Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Raymond J. Riggins; children, Georgiana Byrne, Boothwyn, PA, Flossie Fritz and husband, Todd, Garnet Valley, PA, and Ray Riggins, Jr., Boothwyn, PA; sister, Margaret Bennington and husband, Lee, Earleville, MD; 7 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Riggins was preceded in death by her brother, Eddie Watson.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Monday, August 15, 2016, at Immaculate Conception Church, 454 Bow Street, Elkton, MD, where visitation