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Joan Jane Rigsby

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Joan Jane Rigsby Obituary

Joan Jane Rigbsy passed away on September 18, 2015, at the age of 85.

Joan was born June 26, 1930, in Sheboygan, WI. She was raised by her parents, John and Katherine Houmes. Joan married her husband, James Leslie Rigsby in Sheboygan, WI after which they moved to Yuba City, CA where they lived their entire life.

In addition to raising a family, she worked for Avalon Bay for 20 years then retired at the age of 72. After retiring from Avalon Bay, Joan worked at The Depot on B Street in Yuba City for several years.

Joan was preceded in death by her parents; her husband James Rigsby, her son Charles TeStroete and her grandson Steven TeStroete. She is survived by her five children, Mary Harms, Mark TeStroete (Debbie), Kathy Matthews (Bob), John Rigsby and Jimmy (James) Rigsby, (Susan) along with 6 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Gravesite services will be at Sutter Cemetery (7220 Butte Ave., Sutter CA) at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 24, 2015. Reception will follow at the Faith Tabernackle Church (760 Spiva Avenue, Yuba City, CA.)

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Published in Appeal Democrat on Sept. 22, 2015
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