Lois Jean Riggs, 93, passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020 in Staunton, Indiana. She was born on September 4, 1926 in Clay County to the late Ernest and Dora (Kirschner) Steuerwald. Lois graduated from Cory High School in 1944, and later married Harrison Riggs. She loved gardening, going out to eat and spending time with friends and family.
Lois was preceded in death by her husband, Harrison; son, James Riggs; brothers, Wayne, Winston, and Henry Steuerwald; sisters, Audrey Coffee and Rosemary Russell; as well as a granddaughter, Holly Smith.
Daughter: Vicki (Clayton Ames) Smith, Brazil, Indiana
Daughter-in-law: April Riggs, Greenville, South Carolina
Brother: Earl Steuerwald, Rockville, Indiana
Sister: Erma Pugh, Terre Haute, Indiana
Grandchildren: Kevin (Ashley Sabin) Smith and J.R. Riggs
Great Grandchildren: Hannah Smith, Mathew Smith, Jordan Berardi, Karson (Elizabeth Stiles) Smith, Clayton Smith, Bill Moss, Cameron Moss, Jace Harrington, and Chance Harrington
Great-Great Grandson: Christopher Smith, Avery Stiles
Special Friends: Sherry Stultz, Tim Asbury and Rhonda Fullers
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at Moore Funeral Home in Brazil with Pastor Jeff Bridgewater officiating and burial to follow at Roselawn Cemetery in Terre Haute. The family will accept friends for visitation on Monday from 5:00-7:00 P.M. and on Tuesday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service.
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