Gothenburg Resident: Dwight Riggs (1945-2016)
Dwight Riggs, 71, of Gothenburg, Nebraska, died September 29th, 2016 at Golden Living in Cozad, Nebraska.
He was born March 25th, 1945 in Garden City, Kansas son of Dwight Riggs and Doris (Tridle) Riggs.
For many years, Dwight owned his own body shop in Gothenburg with his brother Leonard. They did custom modifications on classic cars. He enjoyed drag races, demolition derbies and anything to do with cars. He spent many hours fishing. He enjoyed meeting with his friends for coffee at Time Saver every day.
Dwight was preceded in death by father, Dwight Riggs, mother, Doris Riggs, brother, Leonard P. Riggs.
Survivors include numerous cousins, his coffee friends and his car buddies.
Graveside services were held at 3:30 PM, on Monday, October 3rd, 2016 at Fairview Cemetery, Cambridge, Nebraska.
Memorials may be directed to Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel, 620 Tenth Street, Gothenburg, to help with funeral expenses. To sign the online guest book, go to www.blasestrauser.com.