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Stanley Riggenbach

June 11, 1951 ~ March 29, 2022 (age 70)

Obituary

Stanley Riggenbach, 70, of Huntersville, NC, passed away at on March 29, 2022 at Levine & Dickson Hospice House in Huntersville, NC.

He was born on June 11, 1951, in Van Wert, OH, to his late parents, Richard and Laura (Williamson) Riggenbach. On December 22, 1970, Stan married his one love, Nancy Goedde, who passed away on January 13, 2021. Together, they shared 50 years of memories.

Stan retired from Eaton where he worked as a materials handler. After retirement, Stan and Nancy left Van Wert, living Waterville, OH for several years before moving to Huntersville, NC, where he has resided for the past 9 years.

Stan was a member of Huntersville United Methodist. and kept himself busy with boating, watching NASCAR and shooting. A quintessential family man, Stan was a loving husband, father and grandfather who treasured the time spent with them. He was extremely proud of his grandkids.

Those left to cherish her memory are his sons: Thomas Riggenbach and his wife, Heather (Potter) of Convoy; Brian Riggenbach and his wife, Sara (Yahl) of Huntersville, NC; Bradley Riggenbach and his wife, Elisha (Bradley) of Denver, NC; David Riggenbach and his wife, Andrea (Thompson) of Whitehouse, OH; as well as 10 grandchildren: Mackenzie, Tyler, Noah, Ellie, Taylor, Maxwell, William, Isabel, Kylie, Elijah.

In addition to his parents and wife, Stan was preceded in death by his brother, Mark Riggenbach

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, April 9, 2022, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home 722 S. Washington St. Van Wert, OH 45891 with Rev. Clark Williman, officiating. Interment will follow in Woodland Cemetery, 10968 Woodland Ave Van Wert, OH 45891.

Family and friends will be received two hours prior to the service, from 12 to 2 PM on Saturday at the funeral home.

In addition to the above services, a Celebration of Life for Stan and Nancy will be hosted Saturday evening from 6 to 10 PM at The Elks Lodge in Van Wert.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Stanley`s memory may be sent to Levine & Dickson Hospice House - Huntersville, NC https://www.hpccr.org/giving.

To share in Stanley's online memorial, please visit www.alspachgearhart.com

Arrangements have been entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, 722 S Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
April 9, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home
722 S. Washington St.
Van Wert, OH 45891

Memorial Service
Saturday
April 9, 2022

2:00 PM
Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home
722 S. Washington St.
Van Wert, OH 45891

Celebration of Life
Saturday
April 9, 2022

6:00 PM
Elks Lodge of Van Wert
1197 Elks Drive
Van Wert, OH 45891

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