Rosalie (Smith) Wiggs

May 6, 1926 ~ August 29, 2020 (age 94)


Rosalie Wiggs, 94, of Crystal Lake, Illinois and formerly of Murphysboro, Illinois, passed away Saturday, August 29, 2020, at JourneyCare in Barrington, Illinois.  


Graveside services were held in Carterville, Illinois, Friday, September 4, 2020. 


Rosalie was born May 6, 1926, in Carterville, Illinois, to Clovis and Mary Smith.  She married Harry J. Wiggs.  He preceded her in death on January 5, 2000.  


She is survived by her son, Danny L. Wiggs (Frances) of Crystal Lake;  grandchildren, Randy L. Wiggs (Maria) of Crystal Lake and Tim Wiggs (Erin) of Arlington Heights, Illinois; great - grandsons, Ethan Wiggs, Tyler Wiggs, Spencer Wiggs and great - granddaughters, Anna Wiggs and Nora Wiggs; and good friends, Troy and Mary Raines.

Rosalie was preceded in death by her husband, Harry J. Wiggs; her parents, her brothers, Kenneth Smith and Robert L. Smith; and her sister, Evelyn Sutton.

She worked as a bookkeeper for Chapman - Rollo Furniture Company, Murphysboro, Illinois and Carbondale Auto Supply in Carbondale. 

Her greatest joy was spending time with her family, especially her grandkids.

Riggin-Pillatsch & Burke Funeral Home in Carterville is in charge of arrangements. 


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