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Judith G. "Judy" Riga

1945 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Judith G. "Judy" Riga Obituary
Judith G. "Judy" Riga, 69, a resident of Weatherby Lake, MO passed Monday, June 30, 2014 with her loving family at her side. Judy was born March 7, 1945 to Raymond and Dorothy (Maugh) Komer in St. Joseph, MO. Judy graduated from Faucett High School and was Class Valedictorian. After graduation, she was united in marriage with her soul mate, Joseph Charles Riga on June 15, 1963 in St. Francis Church in St. Joseph, MO. Judy and Charlie just celebrated their 51st anniversary this month. Judy was a very successful Realtor/Broker of residential properties in the Kansas City area. She received many awards for her dedication and professionalism in being a realtor. Judy will be remembered for helping anyone; family, friend, co-worker or customer in their time of need. She would drop everything to get the job done. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Jerald Komer. She is survived by her husband, Charlie Riga of Weatherby Lake, MO; three children: Theresa Bentley and husband, Mark of Parkville, MO; Scott Riga of Kansas City, MO; Julie Rossi and husband, Gianluca of Weatherby Lake, MO; two step- children Chuck Riga and Rick Riga and wife, Cindy; five grandchildren: J. Elliott McCalley, Audrey McCalley, Andrew Riga, Hannah Riga and Alessandra Rossi; three siblings: Gene Komer, Susie Phipps and Mike Komer. A Celebration of Judy's life will be held 4 - 10 p.m., Saturday, July 12, 2014 at the family's home. In memory of Judy, Memorial Contributions may be made to the Diabetes Foundation, c/o Meyers Funeral Chapel 401 Main St. Parkville, MO 64152. Memories of Judy and condolences to the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com Meyers Funeral Chapel Northland, Family Owned and Operated. meyersfuneralchapel.com (816) 741-0251
Published in Kansas City Star on July 4, 2014
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