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Charlene Ruth Riggins

August 20, 1935 - December 1, 2018

MUNCIE- Charlene Ruth (Zirkelbach) Riggins, 83, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at The Woodlands surrounded by her family and friends.
She was born on August 20, 1935 in Alexandria, IN, the daughter of Ray and Anna (Harrelson) Zirkelbach.
Charlene attended Muncie Community Schools. On April 21, 1951 sh…READ MORE

MUNCIE- Charlene Ruth (Zirkelbach) Riggins, 83, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at The Woodlands surrounded by her family and friends.
She was born on August 20, 1935 in Alexandria, IN, the daughter of Ray and Anna (Harrelson) Zirkelbach.
Charlene attended Muncie Community Schools. On April 21, 1951 she married the love of her life, Charles “Kermie” Riggins in Odon, IN. Charlene was a member and Sunday school teacher at Church of Christ in Christian Union in Muncie. She loved volunteering at the church, crafting, and was an excellent cook.
Surviving are her three daughters, Debbie Shaul of Muncie, Karen Keesling (John) of Muncie, and Joyce Liggett (John) of Eaton; one son, Marc Riggins (Martina Applegate); 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren; and two sisters, Sandra Cox (James) of Muncie and Patricia Driscoll of Ohio.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a great-grandson, two sisters, and four brothers.
Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel. Burial will follow in Tomlinson Cemetery.
Friends may call at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 or one hour prior to the service on Thursday.
The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff at The Woodlands and Compassus Hospice for their love, care, and home they provided for Charlene.
Memorial contributions may be made to Cowan Volunteer Fire Department, 9407 S Olive St, Muncie, IN 47302.
Online condolences may be directed to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Thursday, December 6, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, December 6, 2018

Tomlinson Cemetery

Address:

5301 S. State Road 67
Muncie, IN 47302


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