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RIGGS, Gerald R. Of Mansfield, died Saturday, May 21 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Brockton. He was 75 years old, and the beloved husband of Claire A. (Lyle) Riggs. Born and raised in Roxbury, he was the loving son of the late William & Anne (McHugh) Riggs. Mr. Riggs worked for Combined Insurance Co. of America and Commonwealth Auto Reinsurers. Mr. Riggs was the loving father of Michael Riggs & his wife Jennifer of Plainville, stepfather of Christopher Lyle "CJ" & his wife Kristen and Robert Castelluzzi, all of Mansfield. He was the cherished grandfather of Michael, Jr., Abigail, Kevin & Benjamin Riggs, Robert & William Lyle and Nicholas & Jailyn Castelluzzi. He was the dear brother of the late Mary Riggs Wilkinson, William, John, Francis, Edward, Joseph and Robert Riggs. He is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and numerous lifelong friends. Funeral from the Bolea-Amici Funeral Home, 115 N. Main St. in MANSFIELD on Wednesday, May 25 at 9 am followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Mary's Church, 330 Pratt St., (Rte. 106), Mansfield at 10 am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday from 5-8 pm. Interment in Springbrook Cemetery.

Published in The Boston Globe on May 23, 2016
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