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Dorothea H Sandberg Riggins
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Birth: May 31, 1920
Barrett
Grant County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Oct. 5, 1986
Beloit
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA

Obituary:
Mrs. Dorothea H. Riggins, 66, of Afton, died Sunday at Beloit Hospital.

Born May 31, 1920, in Barrett, Minn., the former Dorothea Sandberg, married Leo L. Riggins there on Dec. 14, 1951. He died Nov. 23, 1983. She was admissions director at Caraville Nursing Home from 1972 until retiring in 1984. Prior to that she was employed by Rock County Social Services Department. She attended Luther College, Decorah, Iowa and Minneapolis Business College. She was a member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church.

Surviving are two daughters, Jacqueline Mead of Beloit and Ann Bartle of Dover, N. H.; seven grandchildren, a sister, Ann Anderson of Westby; and two brothers, John and Paul, both of Barrett.

Services will be at 11 a.m. in Our Savior's Lutheran Church, with burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Janesville. Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Rosman-Uehling-Kinser Cranston Road Chapel. Memorials may be given to the church or Beloit Hospice Inc.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Ivar Kruger Sandberg (1882 - 1973)
  Marion B Berrum Sandberg (1886 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Leo Leland Riggins (1918 - 1983)
 
 Siblings:
  Anne S Sandberg De Clercq (1919 - 1996)*
  Dorothea H Sandberg Riggins (1920 - 1986)
  Gerhard E Sandberg (1922 - 1985)*
  John Edward Krueger Sandberg (1924 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Janesville
Rock County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Maintained by: Ann Courtney
Originally Created by: T Burt
Record added: Sep 19, 2009
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Dorothea H <i>Sandberg</i> Riggins
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Our family chain is broken, and nothing seems the same, but as God calls us one by one, the chain will link again. - Author Unknown
- Renae Larson
 Added: Aug. 15, 2010
It's been 23 yrs, but I still miss you. I remember that you loved "Violets".
- Ann
 Added: Oct. 7, 2009
Mom,I sure miss you. A Pastor once said "Never say goodbye to anyone, just say See You Later". Now you are no longer in pain and you are at peace!
- Ann
 Added: Oct. 3, 2009
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