Judith Gail Riggs, 56, passed away on Tuesday, August 21, 2012, with her sister and brother-in-law at her side. Born in Va. Beach, Va., she worked as an Office Manager for Abbruzzo & Associates.
Judy will be remembered as a loving daughter, sister, aunt, and friend to many. She fought a courageous battle with cancer and is now pain free.
She is predeceased by her mother, Margaret Ann Riggs. Survivors include her father, Roger L. “Buddy” Riggs; sister, Barbara Riggs Eisenberg; brother-in-law, Ray Eisenberg; nephews, Ryan, Tyler, and Chase Eisenberg; and numerous aunts, cousins, and friends.
Special thanks to Dianne Brothers and Charlete Norris for their help during this difficult time. The family would also like to thank Dr. Radkar and the staff at Virginia Oncology Associates, as well as the doctors and nurses from Sentara Virginia Beach Hospital Oncology Unit, for their excellent care and compassion.
There will be a memorial service on Saturday, August 25th, at 10 a.m. at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Maestas Chapel, at 1801 Baltic Ave., Va. Beach, VA 23451.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society at 4416 Expressway Drive, Va. Beach, VA 23452 or Hope for Life Pet Rescue, 610 Jack Rabbit Rd., Suite #1, Va. Beach, VA 23451.