Riggs, George Close 59, of Minnetrista, MN, passed away Feb. 1, 2013. He is survived by his wife, Wendie; daughter, Elizabeth Riggs; sister, Kate Turning; brother, Jim Riggs (Becky); and many relatives and close friends. George grew up in St. Paul, MN and attended the University of Minnesota and William Mitchell College of Law before launching his legal career of more than 30 years. He owned his own law practice in the Minneapolis suburbs. A remembrance gathering will be held on March 14, 2013 at 1 PM at Linden Hills Congregational United Church of Christ, 4200 Upton Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55410. Private interment. Memorials preferred to the Twins Community Fund or Alexandra House.
This obituary was originally published in the Star Tribune.