Philip Riggle
Philip Riggle
Philip D. Riggle, 67, Albany, Ky., and longtime Fulton area resident, passed away at 6:51 p.m. Friday, May 5, 2017, at his residence in Albany, Ky.

He was born on Aug. 28, 1949, in Rochester, the son of Charles B. Jr. and Donna (Thomas) Riggle. On Sept. 11, 1976, in Marshtown, he married Bonita L. Moore. She survives.

Phil had worked for the CSX Railroad and retired from the Dana Corp. as a machinist. In his younger years, he had attended the Fulton Baptist Temple. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping, hunting for arrowheads and cooking.

Survivors include his wife, Bonita L. Riggle, Albany, Ky.; sons Chad and wife Flavia Riggle, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, and Eric and wife Rebecca Riggle, Byrdstown, Tenn.; granddaughter Ana Beatriz Riggle, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother John Riggle; sister Connie Jean Mancini; and stepgrandson Jedediah Criswell.

His funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester, with the Rev. Aaron McCombs officiating. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday and one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment will take place in the Grass Creek Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Kewanna Church of Christ. Online condolences may be expressed at www.zimmermanbrosfh.com.